4 charter schools endorsed Tribune
Four charter schools with a twist are being recommended to the Chicago Public Schools board for approval to open in the fall.
You have to see 'Principal for a Day' to believe it Sun-Times
"Principal for a Day" is such a "you had to be there" event that it ought to be a movie. Then, more people would understand how 1,600 private sector leaders, thrown onto the front lines of urban education at 8 a.m. on a Thursday, could get so fired up about the urgency of public education by lunchtime.
Vocational school plan sets high goals Sun-Times
Austin Polytechnical Academy will be among at least four new school proposals up for Chicago School Board approval this month, but it's the only one that will produce graduates with high school diplomas and nationally recognized industrial certificates.
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