Thursday Morning News

Hispanic students pay price for extended Christmas vacations Tribune

To curtail the missed class time, districts are trying a variety of

approaches.

Pay shortage 'a cheap shot': CPS retirees Sun Times

About 1,700 recently retired teachers, principals and administrators

have had pension paycheck problems since the Chicago Public Schools

converted to a PeopleSoft payroll system, which has been giving

inaccurate salary and pension contribution information to the Chicago

Teachers' Pension Fund for months, Pension Fund officials say.

No debate: Teens love Denzel flick Sun Times

In 1935, about 360 students were enrolled at Wiley College, an

African-American school in the dense woodland of Marshall, Texas.

Debate team tryouts attracted 45.

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