A Laptop in Every Pot: ChicagoMag: Later on Thursday, Chico called another press conference and credited Daley for doing a "tremendous job" for Chicago... Restorative Justice Comes -- And Goes Catalyst: As a result, the initiative has so far led to sustained restorative justice programs, targeted toward students, at just two schools: Duprey and Hay, where peer juries have taken hold. (See sidebar.)... United Neighborhood Organization begins work on soccer academy WBEZ: The United Neighborhood Organization, or UNO, is using part of a $98 million state grant to build a soccer academy that includes a charter elementary school, a high school, and a soccer stadium... Atlanta Schools Chief Stepping Down AP: The superintendent of Atlanta's public schools, who was credited for improving student performance but faced calls for her ouster over a test cheating scandal, said Saturday that she will leave her job in June... NJ Lawmakers Approve Nation's Toughest Law To Fight School Bullying AP: The bill would require anti-bullying programs in public schools and language in college codes of conduct to address bullying. Schools would have to form teams to shape policies and review how bullying is handled.
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