In the spring of 2013, CPS outraged Chicago families and communities by unilaterally deciding to close 50 of its schools serving primarily African American and Latino students. While CPS officials maintained that closing these mainly South and West side area schools wasMORE >
Announcement from the White House:
Today we're celebrating National Entrepreneurs' Day -- and the Americans whose innovative ideas have revolutionized our economy and transformed life as we know itMORE >
Last week, Chicago had the privilege of welcoming Troy Duster back to his hometown and hearing the grandson of Ida B. Wells discuss how engaged learning offers a pathway to civic engagement.
Duster is a Chancellor’s Professor at the WarrenMORE >