Yes, that Blondean. Now superintendent of Matteson Public Schools (162), Davis was once chief of schools and regions under Vallas. Ousted under Arne, Davis is rumored to be close to the Mayor and to Rep. Meeks.
Whoever gets the job has a tough road ahead, given state testing snafus, the school finance debate, and Illinois' no better than middling performance.
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