A surrogate who attended the meeting
on Madigan's behalf said lawmakers don't trust Blagojevich to properly
spend the billions on new schools, ...
At Northtown charter school, school year begins with blindfolds ... Chi-Town Daily News
excitement echoed around the gym Chicago International Charter
School-Northtown Academy on a recent morning as blindfolded ...
The Suburban Chill Toward Charter Schools Chicago Public Radio
Today, Chicago has 30 such schools, some
with multiple campuses. It's a very different picture in the suburbs,
where districts have not embraced charter schools. Only two exist in
the suburbs. But right now, a group in Waukegan, Illinois is hoping to
Chicago Public Schools adding to list of year-round schools Chicago Tribune
The addition of 23 more year-round schools pushes the district's total
to 41. They'll begin the school year with a full day of classes Monday.
Chicago Public Schools hosted
the event, dubbed "Free Things Day at the Warehouse." Goods ranged from
big-ticket items like computers, monitors and printers
Jones has a new principal Chicago Journal
... Jones principal for the past five years, announced he was leaving his post to lead the Chicago Public Schools' High School Turnaround Project. ...
Trunk party equips S. Side students for college Chi-Town Daily News
"If you don't have the basics, you're going to wash out, you're not going to make it," says Arne Duncan, CPS chief. "This, to me, is so important. ...
The wide world of Goodman's Latino Fest Chicago Sun-Times
... for nearly a decade, and has spent the past seven years in Chicago, working with Teatro Vista and as a resident artist in the Chicago public schools. ...
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