In defiance to the state board of education, Chicago Public Schools last month said they wouldn’t administer the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, PARCC, exam to all students in the district. In a reversal, CPS CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett announced Monday they would administer the test. Also, music from In Tall Buildings.
The NCAA tournament continues tonight; but basketball action isn’t limited to college. The high school level offers some of the best tournament play in Indiana. This so-called Hoosier Hysteria dredges up mythic stories of underdog teams beating all odds.