AM News: City Colleges To Help CPS Grads
Kids Start Day With Breakfast WBEZ: Audubon is one of nearly 300 Chicago schools to begin serving breakfast in class this spring, as part of a district policy that says breakfast now must be served in elementary classrooms during school hours... Top Cop Against Police Reallocation CNC: McCarthy began the almost four hour hearing by laying out his goals for making Chicago a "national model" in policing, which include implementing a safety plan for CPS students... More money at heart of special session debate Statehouse News: Quinn is calling lawmakers back to Springfield to fix what he says is broken with the state's construction projects this summer...City Colleges to offer summer courses to help incoming CPS graduates Catalyst: Level Up will offer five weeks of classes and tutoring in reading, writing and math for up to 200 CPS grads.... MORE NEWS ITEMS BELOW - WHAT'D I MISS?
We know white kids cyberbully more than minorities; we don't know why
Medill: The number of schools majority white enrollment than schools with minority white enrollment that see cyberbullying issues at least once a week is more than double that for schools where whites are the minority...First lady Michelle Obama, daughters made secret trip to Chicago
Sun Times: The dynamo trio came in May 27 and left the city May 29. While in town they helped send the son of their best couple friends, Marty Nesbitt and his lovely wife, Dr. Anita Blanchard, off to his prom... Duncan Reduces Public Schedule
EdWeek: The Education Department said today that he's under doctor's orders to rest, and stay off airplanes, for several more weeks... Denver's School Turnaround Plan Echoes Duncan Priority
HuffED: Some schools hired new principals. Elsewhere, principals reconstituted their staffs and are now planning their curricula... Unschooled
NPR: Sam Fuller of Albany, Calif., is part of a rare minority of home-schoolers who call themselves "unschooled" -- a more unstructured, self-directed form of home schooling... How to Determine the 'Good' From the 'Bad'?
PBS: Based on its reading scores, the school is failing. But, in person, it seems to be thriving. Is it a good school or a bad school?...