Education Bill Fight Puts Spotlight on Union Chief CNC: Lawyers for the other stakeholders, including the Illinois Education Association and Illinois Federation of Teachers, stayed until roughly midnight to draft the bill... Illinois House panel looks to cut school funding Clout St: State assistance to schools and early childhood education funding would be cut under an education funding plan advanced by a House committee today... Through exotic produce, Chicago schoolkids learn to eat healthy Sun Times: John Jay is one of 14 Chicago schools where a federal grant is bringing produce to the kids... Teacher Arleta Ingram Gets Golden Apple Tribune: Good teachers don't usually get enough recognition, but at least once a year in Chicago, we're reminded that talented teachers in the classroom are golden... Former student Eddie Robles wrestles with violence during school day WBEZ: In 2006, then Curie High School student Eddie Robles talked about his efforts to dodge violence after school. As part of the series Southwest Side Stories, Robles presents his story... Student Arrested For Ranking Female Classmates On Facebook HP: The unnamed student reportedly ranked the girls on a 10-point scale based on facial features, a 5-point ranking for various body parts and a ranking of whether their "stock" is up or down.
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