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Chinatown, Englewood kids find common ground Sun Times

They

may look like they live worlds apart, but two groups of fifth-graders

-- from Chinatown's St. Therese Chinese Catholic School and Englewood's

Visitation Catholic School -- learned last week that they share a lot

in common.

Honors Students Also Struggle at Robeson High School WBEZ

The curriculum isn't college ready.

Louder than a Bomb: My Fall Out Boy AP Calculus Blues WBEZ

Fall Out Boy or AP Calculus? Niles West High School junior Noor Hasan deliberates at this year's Louder Than a Bomb poetry slam.

Ill. gets $3B for education in stimulus money Tribune

Education Secretary Arne Duncan has threatened to "come down like a ton of bricks" on anyone who defies the administration's plans to bring relief to states ...

Education stimulus money to pay for bold ideas Southtown Star

Education Secretary Arne Duncan has pledged $5 billion for the Race to the Top fund for the freshest, boldest, most out-of-the-box ideas to boost student ...

Tim Tuten to work for Arne Duncan Reader

Hideout co-owner Tim Tuten is headed to our nation's capitol next month to work for Secretary of Education ...

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