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RAHM EMANUEL SCHOOL CLOSINGS
Rahm Emanuel Discusses Plans To Build School On Possibly Toxic Site
A city spokesperson told the Tribune that environmental concerns would be taken care of in the future. In 2011, high levels
Chicago Plans To Open New Schools For Dropouts Amid Massive Closures And Budget Cuts
Chicago Public Schools announced plans to open several new schools for former high school dropouts, despite large-scale budget
Rahm Emanuel Time Magazine Cover: Chicago Mayor Says 'This Is The Happiest I've Ever Been In Public Life'
In the cover story of this week's Time magazine, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel told the magazine that -- despite deflating approval
Chicago's Students Deserve Acts of Heroism
Dennis Van Roekel
President of the National Education Association
There is plenty of evidence to suggest that Mayor Rahm Emanuel's plan to shutter 50 (yes, 50) schools won't be good for Chicago's children, especially children of color.
CTU, Rahm Emanuel School Closings: Union Vows Political Shakeup -- And Mayor's Ouster
When the union first announced their political action plans in April, they vowed to "change the face" of City Hall and the
Chicago School Closings Vote: Board Of Education Votes To Shutter 50 Public Schools
Along with school closing protesters, several Chicago aldermen whose wards would be hit hard by the closures weighed in during
Chicago School Closings: Board Set To Vote On Mass Shutdown Plan
By Reuters, Reuters
Many of the schools being closed are in the same neighborhoods that have seen frequent gun violence. Fueling union anger
Chicago School Closures And Violence
Xian Barrett and HuffPost Chicago Associate Editor Kim Bellware discuss the correlation between the closing of Chicago Public Schools closing and violence in the area.
Chicago Parents Fight Against School Closings
Due to budget cuts & low enrollment, Chicago Public Schools officials announced that they plan to close 54 schools, the largest wave of school closures in U.S. history. HuffPost Chicago Editor Joseph Erbentraut and Chicago mother Jessica Ashley join Abby to talk about the announced closures.
Chicago School Closings: District Plans To Shutter 54 Schools
"School is their second home," said Biggs, 40. "It's where they feel most comfortable. To lose that sense of belonging and
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Rahm Emanuel Approval Rating Crashes: Poll Says Only 2 Percent Of Chicagoans 'Strongly Approve'
An NBC Chicago broadcast (embedded) reports the mayor's press office has dismissed the poll as "unreliable" since it was
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