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  • Now that PARCC is inevitable, helping kids see big picture

     Now that PARCC is inevitable, helping kids see big picture
    The day after Chicago Public Schools announced it will reluctantly administer the controversial PARCC exam to the district's 230,000 eligible students, I attended a lecture that convinced me the move is a defeat for students.
  • Heaven for little boys proposed for Park Forest

     
    News from the Southtown Star: By midsummer, Park Forest plans to unveil a rail park that officials expect to become a major tourist destination for train buffs throughout the United States....From a 35-foot-high train-viewing platform, rail enthusiasts...

    Glencoe D35 creates committee to examine full-day kindergarten

    Glencoe School District 35 is examining whether to join a large number of Illinois schools in offering full-day kindergarten, but many hurdles need to be cleared before a final decision can be made, officials said. At their March 2 board meeting,...

    Emanuel announces expansion of CPS 'teaching academies'

    Emanuel announces expansion of CPS 'teaching academies'
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced plans today to expand a Chicago Public Schools teacher training program that would double the number of so-called “teaching academies” at chronically failing schools across the city. In a commencement address to...

    Easing the trauma when a child is held back

    Easing the trauma when a child is held back
    Your son was held back a year. How can you ease the burden of returning to the same grade while all his friends have moved on? Parent advice (from our panel of staff contributors) Any chance he can carry out the redo year in another school? If not,...