Chicago parents argue for magnet schools Chicago Breaking News - Tribune, IL -
Nearly 30 years ago, the Chicago Public Schools started to push a magnet program that culled students from throughout the city after federal officials put ...
testified during a key public hearing that will help decide whether to
end 29 years of federal oversight of CPS desegregation efforts. They
raised questions about the quality of the district's bilingual programs.
Parents meet to save school ABC7Chicago.com, USA -
By Karen Jordan January 22, 2009 (CHICAGO) (WLS) -- Chicago Public Schools' latest plan to close and consolidate schools is drawing criticism from some ...
No More Illinois "Moments" MSNBC -
... was challenged by a student at Buffalo Grove High School, Dawn Sherman, and her atheist activist father, Rob Sherman, The Chicago Tribune reported. ...
performance gap between African-Americans and whites on a test all but
disappeared after the presidential election, researchers said.
UPDATE: Parents will be briefed about consolidation today Defender
Duncan announced that
Abbott would be consolidated with Hendricks Elementary School, 4316 S.
Princeton Ave., even though there are at least two ...
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