At the former Overton Elementary, students and residents reflect on what the building could become.
Source: Opening Closed Schools
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Source: Rahm Emanuel’s Math: The Relative Worth of Chicago’s Black and Brown Children – On Principal
Emails sent to principals across the district have been forwarded to the Chicago Principals and Administrators Association (CPAA). These emails indicate CPS officials are coercing principals into l…
Source: Emanuel Appointees at CPS Force Principals to Lobby for Voucher Legislation – On Principal
Rahm Emanuel is considering a voucher program for Chicago. This may–or may not–seem surprising but when I read this, I remembered the only time I met Rahm Emanuel. I was invited to the …
Source: Chicago: Emails Suggest Rahm Emanuel is Open to Considering a Voucher Program
The skill is no longer important. It is the assessment of the skill.
Source: Teachers Don’t Want All This Useless Data | gadflyonthewallblog
Recently, CPS CEO Claypool invoked the racist policies of the south to draw attention to inequitable state funding in Illinois. However, he refuses to acknowledge… #racism #segregation #teachers
Source: The impact of segregationist policies in CPS | A Just Chicago
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’ agenda to further privatize education would leave even fewer good schools for low-income black and brown students.
Source: School choice is a scam in segregated neighborhoods | Chicago Reporter