WBEZ | cheat sheet http://www.wbez.org/tags/cheat-sheet Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Cheat Sheet: Teacher protests and executive salaries http://www.wbez.org/story/cheat-sheet-teacher-protests-and-executive-salaries-88216 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/story/photo/2011-June/2011-06-22/019- Bill Healy for WBEZ - Chicago Board of Education meeting - 6-22-11 copy.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Every month WBEZ education reporter Linda Lutton joins <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> for <em><a href="http://www.wbez.org/series/cheatsheet" target="_blank">Cheat Sheet</a></em> - the quick and dirty guide to Chicago’s <a href="http://www.cps.edu/about_cps/the_board_of_education/pages/thechicagoboardofeducation.aspx" target="_blank">Board of Education</a> meetings.</p><p>Wednesday was the first regular meeting of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's hand-picked Board of Education. Teacher protests greeted the new board members, and executive salaries were on the docket.</p><p>To hear more,<em> Eight Forty-Eight</em> spoke to WBEZ's Linda Lutton.</p></p> Thu, 23 Jun 2011 14:00:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/story/cheat-sheet-teacher-protests-and-executive-salaries-88216 Cheat Sheet: Chicago Board of Education approves new charter schools http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/%5Bfield_program_ref-title-raw%5D/cheat-sheet-chicago-board-education-approves-new-char <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/superman CPS meeting Bill Healy.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Time again for another edition of <em>Cheat Sheet</em> &ndash; your quick and dirty guide to Chicago&rsquo;s monthly school board meetings. If you were anywhere in the Loop Wednesday morning, you might have heard there was a Board of Education meeting going on--literally!<br /><br />There were dueling protests on the streets and a sea of yellow scarves in front of Chicago Public Schools central office. There was the longest list of speakers ever &ndash; or at least since <em>Cheat Sheet's</em> been keeping track.<br /><br /><em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> talked about the big turnout and heard from folks who spoke with WBEZ's education reporter, Linda Lutton.</p><p>Click on &quot;EXTRAS&quot; below to listen to unfiltered audio from the January 2011 Board of Education meeting.</p></p> Thu, 27 Jan 2011 14:13:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/%5Bfield_program_ref-title-raw%5D/cheat-sheet-chicago-board-education-approves-new-char