Schools chief Arne Duncan came up with the reward after visiting the
South Side school where Erika Prince had been a special education
Arne Duncan offered a $5,000 reward Tuesday
in the slaying of a special education teacher, saying he could not sit
by and do nothing while members of the "CPS family'' are gunned down
"like in the Wild West.''
Another Showdown Over State Budget On Horizon CBS2 Signaling
another big fight, Madigan claimed 62 House members -- a majority --
oppose paying for a massive public works program by creating three new
casinos and converting Illinois horse racing tracks into slot machine
casinos. Madigan proposed raising the state income tax instead.
Public Schools officials are organizing a large rally at Soldier Field
later this month. It's to call for education funding reform. But the
more urgent matter for the district right now is the current state
Board of Education approves new performance plan Chi-Town Daily News
A sixth, Passages Charter School at 1447 W. Montrose Ave., was granted a two-year agreement and warned by CPS chief Arne Duncan that substantial changes are ...
Elgin-based Unit District 46 OKs contract for new superintendent Chicago Tribune
Jose M. Torres, 48, a former Chicago Public Schools regional administrator, will be paid $220000 a year. "While he was a finalist for the position of ...
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