Monday Morning News, Part 2

The new face of science: Young, social, female Chicago Tribune

But at the 59th annual city finals of the Chicago Public Schools

Student Science Fair, the face of science is quite different from its

reputation: young, socially active and predominantly female. Of the 307

students who qualified for the event, ...

A Student's Journey to City Science Fair WBEZ

This

weekend, 300 kids from around the city are competing in the 59th annual

Chicago Student Science Fair. Among them is 15-year-old Jonathan Gaston

who, when given lemons in his personal life, made much more than

lemonade.

Ninth graders allowed at Schneider Elementary next school year CTDN

Despite

complaints about a lack of communication, the Chicago Board of

Education will allow 9th graders to take up residence at Schneider

Elementary. Schneider's principal opposes the plan.

College access expert leaves CPS for DC Catalyst

Greg

Darnieder, the longtime head of the CPS Office of College and Careers,

left the district this week to become special assistant on college

access to Secretary of Education Arne Duncan.

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