Only 115 of the 243 teachers—about 47 percent—are still, as of
this academic year, teaching at the schools where they were originally
placed....For example, two graduates from 2003 are now principals at
Students, pick up your pencils and prepare to focus Medill Reports
Chicago Public Schools
students in grades three through eight take no fewer than four
standardized tests in a year. Three times, they take a districtwide
test. Then, in March, they take the most significant: the Illinois
Standards Achievement Test.
Educators engineer programs to excite students about science Medill Reports
Educators in the Chicago Public Schools
and programs throughout the country are looking at the best ways to
integrate an often intimidating subject in elementary and high school
that Prosser has an armed police presence in the school as well as
metal detectors at the entrance, it is surprising to hear Nieves say
the most serious security risk is the cell phone.
Chicago Public Schools Health Education Manager Vicki Pittman explains sexual education in the schools.
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