The June issue of Catalyst is out, featuring a package of stories looking Chicago suburbs like Elgin and Plainfield that are getting an influx of low-income and minority kids and struggling with a big achievement gap.
There's also an interesting look at Westcott, one of the 10 pay for performance schools. A piece on TFA's entry into the world of training preschool teachers. There's also some interesting Ren10 and "turnaround" information in Comings and Goings.
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