Tag Archives: cps

600+ Chicago Public Schools employees laid off cps

CPS details staff cuts from closing of schools

June 17, 2013 // Comments are off for this post.

Dunbar video illustrates stress in CPS
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May 30, 2013 // Comments are off for this post.

Why News Matters explains how to know what news and information to believe, and what makes newsmakers and topics important....

On the endangered list
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May 23, 2013 // Comments are off for this post.

Will CPS high schools be next in line for closures?

Payton, Brooks reschedule baseball game
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April 30, 2013 // Comments are off for this post.

The Payton baseball team had initially forfeited the game because players failed to show up.

Mayor announces $4.5M for more teen jobs, programs
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February 7, 2013 // Comments are off for this post.

From the Chicago Sun-Times: “Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Thursday he’s pumping another $4.5 million into summer jobs, counseling and recreation...

Kenwood students speak out about gangs, violence, Hadiya Pendleton
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February 7, 2013 // Comments are off for this post.

The Mash When King sophomore Hadiya Pendleton was shot and killed last week, it seemed like everyone expressed outrage, from...

What you need to know about CPS CEO changeup: Brizard out, Byrd-Bennett in
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October 18, 2012 // Comments are off for this post.

What you need to know about CPS CEO Jean-Claude Brizard being replaced by Barbara Byrd-Bennett, who was previously CEO of the Cleveland school system.

CPS announces revised calendar to make up school days lost in strike
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September 28, 2012 // Comments are off for this post.

Chicago Public Schools students will attend classes until nearly the end of June, with some students having their winter break cut short to make up days lost due to the Chicago Teachers Union strike.

Back at school after the strike: How did it go?
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September 21, 2012 // Comments are off for this post.

Three Mash reporters who are also CPS students talk about what their first day back after the strike was like.