What do you think about the changes they're proposing to the infamous principal pick process? Will they work? Will they make a difference? Or are there still loopholes that remain out there?
CPS revises rules for 'principal picks' Sun Times
Public School officials Wednesday unveiled new guidelines intended to
squeeze the clout out of "principal picks'' at elite college prep high
schools - even though auditors recommended such admissions be scrapped
Audit of admissions finds lax oversight, sparks curb of principal power
audit of selective and magnet school admissions in CPS found that
principals had wide discretion to hand-pick students, and CEO Ron
Huberman now plans to sharply curb the principals' power over
Tighter Controls Over "Principal Picks" at Elite City High Schools WBEZ
's top public high schools can handpick five percent of their students.
Today the district is announcing tighter controls for how those kids
can be selected.