Friday Morning News, Part 2

Teen Rejects Homeless Label WBEZ

There

are a number of Chicago teens who didn’t get the traditional high

school experience of dating, sports and extra-curricular activities.

Some were homeless and had a tough time getting through high school

period. A local scholarship program recognizes their efforts to make a

better life.

The grass is greener -- in the 'burbs Chicago Sun-Times

BY

KARA SPAK Staff Reporter/kspak@suntimes.com Alis Priebe loved her life

in Chicago, but ultimately Wheaton had more of what she wanted -- great

schools, ...

Eight nominated for Woman of the Year honor Southtown Star

In

1995, she created PACT, Pro Active Chicago Teachers, a committee for

the advancement of teacher-led school reform. From 2000 to 2004, she

served as ...

Glenbard East's new principal ready for start of school year Lombardian

He

worked in the Chicago Public Schools system for six years. "I learned a

lot," said Chambers of his time with the Chicago Public Schools. ...

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