Posts tagged "school reform"

Watch Gov. Elect Rauner questioned by Ahearn, Anderson, Berkowitz, Flannery, Levine, Schutz, Thomas, et al, Cable and Web

Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features Governor-Elect Bruce Rauner. The show airs throughout the City at 8:30 pm and midnight on Cable Ch. 21 [CANTV].  The show includes an introduction by show host Jeff Berkowitz, covering the top five things you should know about Bruce Rauner (Go here to read about these items).... Read more »

CPS CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett answers questions from the media on school closings and CPS performance.

You would think that parents would be rioting in the streets if after 17 years of Chicago Public School reform, only 25% of the CPS 4th Grade kids were reading at grade level. But, according to the Mainstream reporters present at the City Club of Chicago yesterday, Mayor Emanuel and CPS CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett, the... Read more »