Principal Andre Cowling turns urban school around Pueblo Chieftan
a charter school or magnet school that attracts children from
throughout the area, often the best and brightest, whose parents are
able to provide transportation. It’s still a neighborhood school so the
changes in performance since the 2005-06 school year are a lot more
Teachers pay it forward Chicago Journal
She sings, dances and engages her second-grade
classroom at Jordan Community School in Rogers Park in ways that are
interesting and fun. And, she loves her students.
CPS would like new high school in Austin Austin Weekly
Public Schools CEO Arne Duncan, testifying at a public hearing on state
education funding last Thursday in Oak Park, said CPS wants to build a
high school in Austin if state funding is available.
The initiative will team economists,
marketers and others interested in turning around struggling schools
with educators in New York, Washington and Chicago.
Chicago officials are rolling out a new Web site today intended to help youth and teens find things to do after school.
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