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Changing the stakes in education funding News Star

A town hall meeting lasted well into the night with teachers,

school administrators, taxpayers, advocates and other stakeholders

sounding off on state education funding last Thursday at Loyola

University's Mundelein Center.

Youth excited about civic participation Extra

“If we can build these habits now, they can last a lifetime,” said Arne Duncan, CEO of Chicago Public schools. “We have been working on this very hard for ...

Chicago proposes Pride high school for gay students

Medill Reports

“We want to continue to create great options to students in communities that have been historically underserved,” said Chicago Public Schools CEO...

Chicago Annenberg Challenge in Spotlight Education Week

Jim Edgar, a Republican, local education school deans, the superintendent of the Chicago public schools, and the heads of local foundations. ...

Has Asthma Improved? Don't Hold Your Breath Medill Reports

Much can happen in the span of a decade but for African-Americans and

Latinos suffering from severe asthma in Chicago, it may as well still

be 1998.

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