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The fate of Chicago Public Schools remains unclear.

Nov. 08, 2010

Before becoming senior advisor to U.S. Department of Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Jo Anderson served as executive director of Illinois' largest teachers union. Eight Forty-Eight sits down with Anderson to discuss education reform and how federal initiatives are playing out around Chicago and the state.


Also, what makes a good teacher? Alicia Winckler, chief human capital officer to Chicago Public Schools, and John Luczak, The Joyce Foundation’s education program manager explain.