Fifty Chicago public schools will be closing their doors for good. The school board heard final appeals Wednesday to spare the schools, and arguments to close them.Both sides claimed their stand was morally right.***There were last minute pleas from aldermen and from moms:Ald.
Chicago’s Board of Education votes today on closing an unprecedented number of elementary schools. WBEZ reporters asked Chicagoans to tell us in their own words what would be lost if their school closes.
Golden Apple introduces with its partners Chicago Shakespeare Theater and National Louis University a series presenting futurist voices into the dialogue on improving the educational experience for school children.