Few are affected by Illinois’ PARCC testing as much as special education students, Chicago Public Schools teachers say.
He urged Democrats to get behind the plan, saying it was essentially the same proposal they supported last June.
Educational consultant Gary Solomon schemed with then-CPS CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett to steer contracts to his business, but the feds snared them both.
CPS blames Gov. Bruce Rauner for vetoing legislation in December that contained $215 million in pension money the district had been counting on.
Mary Mitchell objects to the mistaken stereotype that black institutions need white people to fix things after a crisis.
Darwin Elementary School’s student population is about 85 percent Hispanic, and teachers wanted help in handling their students’ fear and anxiety.
Attorneys for CPS filed a motion with the Illinois Educational Labor Relations Board, seeking an injunction that would block any potential strike.