The members of the Illinois Council of Students, a group of Chicago and
suburban public school students, believe that student voices are an
important missing ingredient in the school funding debate.
Chicago schools test pay-for-performance program for teachers ... The Plain Dealer
Elementary School is one of 10 Chicago public schools participating in
the district's pay-for-performance pilot program.
More teachers less qualified in high-poverty schools Chicago Sun-Times
"We need teachers who are deeply
knowledgeable of the content they teach,'' said Xavier Botana, head of
elementary curriculum for the Chicago Public Schools...
to Chicago Public Schools requirements, these students will not be able
to attend Chicago International Charter School Altgeld Gardens Campus.
Chicago's South Shore
School of Leadership distributes its second round of checks today. That
school did especially poorly during the first marking period—only eight
students earned any green.
Police department offers weekend mentor program Chicago Defender
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