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Mom: I don't send my kids to school to be strip searched

Chicago Sun-Times, United States -

BY ROSALIND ROSSI Education Reporter Three high school girls, taken into a washroom one at a time by an off-duty Chicago police officer, told to drop their ...

Teaching teen moms to boost early learning

Catalyst Chicago, IL -

Now, doulas are the linchpin of a strategy to get more children into preschool by targeting teen mothers. First of a two-part series.

Decoding the district's progress report for 2008

Catalyst Chicago, IL -

The district's rosy numbers mask a troubling reality, including decidedly mixed results on test scores at the showcase turnaround schools. On one measure - first-day attendance - the district is being disingenuous.

CPS sending teachers back to school

Austin Weekly News, IL -

... get bumped in favor of the people who do," said Michael Lach, an official with the Chicago Public Schools' high school teaching and learning department. ...

Mayor Daley is Schooling Us

The Windy Citizen, IL -

5% or 328 of Chicago Public Schools teachers are National Board Certified, a pinnacle of teaching achievement, the Sun-Times reports. ...

New principal for arts high school, pennies for charity

Catalyst

The new arts high school names a principal, students collect pennies for charity.

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