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CEO Byrd-Bennett Asks For School Closure Extension

Posted 11.02.2012 | Chicago

Chicago Public Schools have until Dec. 1 to offer up a list of schools to close or consolidate, but officials have asked for an extension in hopes of ...

CPS Asks Community To Help With 'Tough' School Closing Decisions

Posted 11.01.2012 | Chicago

Chicago Public Schools said Wednesday no schools are currently slated for closing, but maintained half of the district's schools are "underused," with...

And The New CEO Of Chicago Public Schools Is...

Posted 06.18.2011 | Chicago

Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel is setting his sights on Chicago schools. As he prepares to tackle what will be the signature issue of his first year in offi...

The Next CPS Chief Could Come From New York

WBEZ | Posted 06.15.2011 | Chicago

There is a press conference going on at this moment in Rochester, New York, that Chicagoans might be interested in. The superintendent of schools t...

New CPS Chief: Too Much Testing, Not Enough Teaching

WBEZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Though he only plans to stay on as head of the Chicago Public Schools for six months, interim CEO Terry Mazany laid out a dramatically different cours...

Chicago Public Schools CEO To Resign This Year

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

Ron Huberman, the Chicago Public Schools CEO, said Wednesday that he would resign by the end of this school year, the Wall Street Journal reports. Hu...

Why Daley Is Wrong to Move Huberman

Mike Doyle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Mike Doyle

Chicagoans, especially those growing numbers who ride the CTA to work and to school every day, recognize how rotten this decision is.

CTA Chief Huberman To Become Head Of Schools

Chicago Sun-Times | Fran Spielman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CTA President Ron Huberman, an all-purpose mayoral troubleshooter with no background in education, will be appointed Tuesday to run the nation's third...

Barbara Eason-Watkins To Takeover CPS From Duncan: Report

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Barbara Eason-Watkins, chief education officer of the Chicago Public Schools, will succeed Arne Duncan as CEO of the Chicago school system, education ...