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Parents blast Board of Education for their spending priorities

Chicago Public Schools is facing yet another tight budget, but their spending habits aren’t really changing. The Board of Education voted yesterday to give $6 million dollars in startup funding to private companies running alternative schools and they also renewed several contracts with privately-run charter schools and teacher training programs like Teach for America. WBEZ reporter and producer Becky Vevea has details. Photo: Flickr/reallyboring

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