Chicago schools parents learn fundraising Tribune: The nearly 120 people from nearly 70 schools around the city who gathered at an East Lakeview magnet school Saturday for what was billed as a first-of-its-kind fundraising gathering were a bit more skeptical... CPS Lays Off Top Teachers WBEZ: Fifty-four
master teachers were let go as the district struggles to plug what it
says is a $427 million hole.At least 39 shot across city over weekend
Tribune: No one is in custody for any of the shootings... CPS officials and parents talk about building better schools WGN: Huberman also brought up the potential layoff of up to 27,000 teachers to help with the budget, saying the minute they know what they are going to do they will share it. He said a decision will have to be made by early July because schools have to open... Chicago's
new 'electric' teachers union president Sun Times: A
pianist and opera buff, she began college with the dream of becoming a
symphony conductor because, she says, "I liked being in charge.''
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