Group plans admissions push at Skinner Chicago Journal
got hundreds of kids in the neighborhood with no public school in the
West Loop other than Skinner," Sedler said. "I think it's practical and
politically hard not to do something to address the needs of these
The kids are rockin', all right Chicago Tribune
One such program, Little Kids Rock, is
funded through private donations and has provided 700 guitars and
training to pupils in 35 Chicago schools this year.
shifted his attention to Dunbar Vocational Career Academy up the
street. “I had this press conference on Wednesday over here at Dunbar
with Bill Daley and Arne Duncan, and I said, ‘I need these couple
things at your schools, at these parks you, CPS, own,’ and Duncan
started getting them to do what they need to do in some of these parks.
I mean, Dunbar had some of the ugliest . . .
Dougherty new principal at Columbus Manor Southtown Star
30, student-taught in District 122, then spent five years teaching at
John Whistler Elementary School on Chicago's South Side.
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