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Chicago School Closure Hearings

49 Schools Closed, Now What?

Jacqueline Edelberg | Posted 10.13.2013 | Impact
Jacqueline Edelberg

In the midst of the current finger-pointing, vitriol, political might and gut-wrenching sadness surrounding Chicago's impending school closures, one might easily conclude that the fate of education is beyond our control. It is not.

CPS Official: Race Not Driving School Closing Plan

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 09.17.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — An official for the nation's third-largest school district defended closing about 50 Chicago public schools, saying the decision was d...