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(AP/Seth Perlman)
Charter schools, teacher performance ratings and tenure have all been issues of debate in education reform.

Jan. 17, 2011

"Eight Forty-Eight" kicks off a new series-Dear Chicago. The series aims to give voice to Chicago residents and the problems they face. Then, a panel of guests to discuss the educational challenges facing Chicago’s next mayor. WBEZ's education reporter Linda Lutton and host Alison Cuddy get added insight from Principal Jeff Wright and high school junior Laurise Johnson.