Columbus' darker side emerges in classrooms AP
stature in U.S. classrooms has declined somewhat through the years, and
many districts will not observe his namesake holiday on Monday.
Chicago homicides decline 11% from same period last year
Through Sept. 15, killings of youths between the ages of 6 and 18
declined by 14.5 percent compared with the same period last year.
The Etiquette of Snitching WBEZ
It was a youth- led 'Town Hall' put
on by the Roseland Safety Networks Coalition to address community
tension that has followed the beating death of Fenger Academy honor
student Derrion Albert.
One Bowen senior had harsh words for Chicago's finest, taunting: "If
y'all was out there, [...]
LaSalle Co. schools superintendent found dead Tribune
LaSalle County Sheriff's Office says John V. Harrison died at his
Dayton Township home of an apparent suicide Sunday afternoon. The
41-year-old was superintendent of Ottawa Township High School.
Police search for missing East Aurora student Sun Times
are looking for a missing East Aurora High School student who was last
seen at 4 p.m. Friday at the west suburban school, authorities said.
the last 30 years, Providence St. Mel, a parochial school in Chicago's
inner city, has sent each of its graduates off to college. A new
documentary called The Providence Effect profiles the school
and its founder, Paul J. Adams, who says there's no magic formula to
St. Mel's success. It's all about teaching.
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