A group opposed to a Chicago Public Schools plan to close and
reorganize schools released two studies Tuesday saying the efforts have
not led to improvements and have focused on poor neighborhoods
Chicago charter school difference isn't much of a difference, at least
not on the high school level, a new study released Tuesday indicates.
Public Schools officials are looking for special teachers to work in
so-called "turnaround schools. A new generation of teachers are being
developed, which angers the status quo.
Evanston police plan to discuss Tuesday the findings of an
investigation into the death of a 10-year-old boy who reportedly was
found hanging from a hook in a bathroom at his middle school.
the boy's fifth-grade teacher is on administrative leave as school
officials probe how Aquan Lewis came to be unsupervised for a length of
time -- which is a question the boy's mother was asking Tuesday.
in five students at Gage Park High School, on the city’s Southwest
Side, has been in an abusive relationship, according to a study
conducted in the fall. Now, a student group is springing into action to
fight the violence – and the attitudes that cause it.
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