Chicago Public Schools chief executive Ron Huberman
says the nation's third largest school district will take as many
precautionary steps as possible to prevent swine flu.
South-Side Teacher Earns Ambassador of Education Award NBC Chicago -
... teachers like Pat Jonikaitis who exemplify dedication in the
classroom and, obviously, to the community,” said CPS Chief Executive
Officer Ron Huberman
Last month, Huberman announced that the district would not consider
increasing class sizes or cutting core educational programs or security
to meet its budget crisis.
Chicago schools exec resigning Chicago Tribune - United States
In former CEO Arne Duncan's
administration, Hammock shared the No. 2 position in the district with
Chief Education Officer Barbara Eason-Watkins, Bond said.
Stimulus dollars help local schools - for now Southtown Star
Although Education Secretary Arne Duncan has
encouraged schools to make dramatic changes to boost student
achievement, this first round of the State Fiscal Stabilization Funding
essentially is going to pay a backlog of state bills.
Catalyst wins Lisagor Award Catalyst
Congratulations to Catalyst Associate
Editor Sarah Karp and Data and Research Editor John Myers who took home
a Peter Lisagor Award for Exemplary Journalism for their Spring 2008 Catalyst In Depth report "Class of 2011."
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