Wednesday Morning News

Ministers Take Call for Reform to the Streets Earth Times

A coalition of ministers plan to escalate their demand for education

reform by taking the issue to Wrigley Field during the Chicago Cubs

playoff game on Wednesday, October 1, 2008 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm.

Chicago schools jump-start voting initiative Tribune

Polls

opened Tuesday in Curie Metropolitan High School and students began

casting their ballots in a mock presidential election that kicked off a

districtwide effort in the Chicago Public Schools to register

18-year-olds to vote in the real thing.

Hittin' The Books: ridiculous/hilarious/terrible/cool Chicagoist

Elisha

Cooper’s most recent book is

the result of time spent shadowing eight upperclassmen at Chicago’s

Walter Payton College Prep during the 2005/2006 school year.

School Has No Tolerance for Cell Phones Chicagoist

All out bans are unpopular because cell phones

have been demonstrated to come in handy during emergencies,...

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