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Monthly Archives: February 2012
Karen Lewis, the President of the CTU, is our sole guest the week. The CPS Board’s unanimous decision yesterday to close or “turn around” 17 schools will result in contracts for the Academy of Urban School Leadership, which will be … Continue reading
Your humble host begins today’s show with a lament – Shouldn’t an individual who has outstanding tickets with the City of Chicago have the right to refuse to pay, fully cognizant that he’s vulnerable to booting, towing, car impoundment, etc? … Continue reading
It’s a one-on-one conversation with CPS CEO J.C. Brizard this week. We discuss the CTU, turnaround schools, Mayor Emanuel’s comments in the Juan Williams “documentary” about the Chicago school system, and lots more. Some selected quotes from today’s show are … Continue reading