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03/08/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Choice Of Gay CPS Head Shows Need For Charter Schools: Op-Ed Claim

There are many excellent arguments in support of charter schools -- including nearly 17,000 in the form of students voluntarily enrolled in Chicago's charters from 2006-2007 -- but I've never encountered a bad one.

Until now.

[Wednesday's] SouthtownStar features an opinion piece by Fran Eaton in which she suggests Chicago parents should support charter schools because incoming Chicago Public Schools CEO Ron Huberman is gay.

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