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03.27.2001

Schools face matter of principals-Shortage has city looking to pilot program for help

Schools face matter of principals-Shortage has city looking to pilot program for help By Mark J. Konkol, Staff Writer, Daily Southtown March 27 , 2001   CHICAGO—The Chicago Board of…

03.27.2001

City schools mull hiring principals from outside field- Effort would help ward off shortage

CHICAGO – Saying the Chicago Public Schools system must do more to bolster the quality of its principals, Board of Education President Gery Chico plans to ask the board to…

03.27.2001

School board to recruit principals-New Program aims for professionals outside of education

CHICAGO—Professionals from outside the field of education will be recruited to become school principals under a Chicago School Board experiment set to begin this summer, board president Gery Chico said…

03.26.2001

Chicago Public Schools & New Leaders for New Schools Announce Landmark Partnership to Recruit and Train New Principals

CHICAGO – Chicago Board of Education President Gery Chico, New Leaders for New Schools, The Chicago Public Education Fund, and the Los Angeles-based Broad Foundation today announced plans for a…

03.26.2001

Teacher Training

CHICAGO—The Northwestern report on Chicago’s troubled high schools is a clear reminder that education reform is a long and demanding task (news story, March 10). Teachers are central to success….

03.13.2001

Chicago Public Education Fund Invests in Schools

CHICAGO—As Chicago Public Schools officials laud the four years worth of progress ever since school reform set out to save the system in 1995, a group of powerful business leaders…