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Top Education Stories You Don’t Want to Miss: January 28 – February 3, 2023

ALL RISE! CICS LLOYD BOND TEACHER IMPLEMENTS PEER JURIES TO HELP DECREASE STUDENT SUSPENSIONS By Chicago International Charter School “Since the inception of peer juries, Brittney Taylor, a Behavior Interventionist at CICS Lloyd Bond, has identified patience as one of her many superpowers. “I like to meet students where they are and I look forward […]
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Top Education Stories You Don’t Want to Miss: January 21 – January 27, 2023

Illinois public school enrollment continues to drop, preliminary numbers show By Samantha Smylie for Chalkbeat “A first glimpse at public school enrollment in Illinois shows continued declines in the overall student population, but an uptick in the number of students learning English.  Preliminary data released last week by the Illinois State Board of Education shows […]
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Top Education Stories You Don’t Want to Miss: January 7 – January 13, 2023

CICS IRVING PARK EDUCATOR AWARDED ELEMENTARY TEACHER OF THE YEAR! By Chicago International Charter School “The Illinois Network of Charter Schools (INCS) announced that Lindy Mandel, middle school teacher and instructional coach at Chicago International Charter School Irving Park, has been named Elementary Teacher of the Year!  “Charter schools thrive on innovation and adaptability. With […]
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