School districts retooling how they evaluate teachers Tribune
in Evanston- Skokie School District 65 used to be judged on what they
did in the classroom. Now their evaluations -- and their pay -- will
also depend on what their students do.
Shared Chicago Public Schools: Saving Space or Creating Chaos? ChicagoTalks
2008, North Lawndale College Preparatory High School and Collins
Academy High School have shared the same campus. And while Chicago
ls combined the schools to save space and funds, the dual
school has caused an ongoing controversy in North Lawndale.
Praise and criticism in Fenger brawl case Tribune
Police Superintendent Jody Weis praised witnesses who identified a
14-year-old boy as taking part in the infamous fatal beating of a
Fenger High School student but at the same time chastised them for
taking too long to come forward.
Cheryl Johnson, a community leader, said school officials
underestimate the number of Fenger students who want to transfer. She estimates there are abut 100 students who want
Profile of IL schools from new Chamber/CAP report here here (PDF).
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