Tag: CPS

Schools Chair Michael Scott Believed Dead [updated]

Body of school board boss found in Chicago River Tribune A body believed to be that of Michael Scott, the president of the Chicago Public Schools board of education, was found in the Chicago River near the Merchandise Mart this morning, police said. Reports Say Chicago Board of Ed Official Found Dead WBEZPublished reports say... Read more »

School Violence Summit-Just Another Dog & Pony Show?

I’ll be posting everything I can find about the big “violence summit” here, which is turning into a local and national event.  [See additions by clicking at bottom.] Breakfast with Mayor Daley. Will meet with families of victims Lynn Sweet Education Secretary Arne Duncan and Attorney General Eric Holder are expected to meet privately with... Read more »