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School Closure and Race Infographic: Something fishy going on in Chicago?

As discussed in an earlier post, I travelled last week to Chicago for a panel discussion on Reframing Reform: Achieving Equity and Excellence in Public Education held by The Center for Tax and Budget Accountability. As you might expect, the Chicago Public School closures was a prominent part of the conversation. Jitu Brown, a parent and community organizer in Chicago, re-tweeted the following comments from

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JVH @ Chicago Education Summit 4/15/13

Reframing Reform: Achieving Equity and Excellence in Public Education Register Now! WHEN April 15, 2013 8:00 – 5:00 Add to Calendar WHERE Hilton Chicago 720 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago IL 60605 (312) 922- 4400 Attendees must make own hotel reservations. The Finland Phenomenon Great to Excellent: Launching the Next Stage in Ontario’s Education System A national conversation on reforms to

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