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Chicago and San Diego Public School Master Plans: A Side-by-Side Comparison

When caught up in the daily back-and-forth drama over the future of Chicago Public Schools, it’s easy to forget that there’s a long-term strategy guiding the all the board’s decisions. The Illinois General assembly made sure of that in 2011 when they passed Public Act 097-0474, which gave the board two years to craft a long-range

In Case You Missed It: The Week In Juvenile Justice

Our weekly review of juvenile justice news here and abroad. CHICAGO TONI IN TROUBLE: Last week, I noted that Michigan Avenue magazine had named Toni Irving one of the city’s most influential women. This week, Toni Irving is one of the city’s most most influential women whose job security is suddenly in question. It turns