Raise Taxes or Cut Education, Governor says - Tribune
Quinn says a 1 percent increase in income taxes is the only alternative to cutting $1.3 billion in state education funds.
Plus from the Sun-Times - How Education Might Suffer If the Tax Increase Fails
Chicago Tries Management Style on Schools - NPR
NPR highlights Chicago's use of corporate management styles within the school system.
CPS students protest Sports Cuts - ABC7
Hundreds of Chicago youth came out to Lane Tech to protest Huberman's proposal to cut sophomore sports at Chicago high schools. Video after the jump.
Chicago youth declared their illegal status in Federal Plaza as part of
a march during "National Come Out of the Shadows Day" to spur
Whitney Young teacher's 1st novel wins top award - Sun-Times
Teacher wrote novel about a family living in Poland during WWII which will receive Hemingway Foundation/PEN award this summer.
School Bus Driver Charged with DUI While Driving Children - Tribune
Mount Prospect bus driver was arrested Tuesday for driving kids while
having a blood alcohol level three times over the legal limit.