Full day kindergarten expansion, CPS budget cuts and layoffs (see interesting WTTW segment), plus which UNO schools did better or worse than the city average for Hispanic kids?
More CPS kindergartners will have full day in class this year Chicago Sun-Times : Despite $68 million in net classroom cuts, many Chicago Public Schools kindergartners will double their classroom time later this month, the mayor and schools …
Chicago Officials Tour Kindergarten Classroom Benefiting from First Year Ever … eNews Park Forest: Mayor Rahm Emanuel and CEO of Chicago Public Schools Barbara Byrd-Bennett toured the new kindergarten classrooms at Tonti Elementary School, one of the new schools benefiting from CPS instituting for the first time ever a full day of kindergarten
More CPS kindergartners will have full day in class this year
Chicago Sun-Times: Mayor Rahm Emanuel, who announced plans to mandate a full day of kindergarten for CPS children, and CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett led a tour of Enrico Tonti Elementary School, 5815 S. Homan, one of six elementary schools that received a new modular.
Impact of CPS Layoffs Chicago Tonight: About 3,000 teachers and staff have already been laid off this summer in a massive downsizing effort by the Chicago school district. What’s the big picture impact for student education?
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