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Education

Teachers at UNO charter schools vote to unionize

State wants money back from 9,500 college grants

Work to stop on UNO high school after state halted funding

DeVry freezes tuition prices amid declining enrollments

Key Chicago Public Schools job for alderman's sister

UIC launches $10M seed fund to advance startups

State cuts off money to UNO charter schools over insider deals

Study: 20 to 30 percent of CPS students rarely use technology in school

Cristo Rey school getting new CEO

Board of education tentatively moves forward on school closings

Foreshadowing a vote next month to close 54 Chicago Public Schools, the Chicago Board of Education adopted a resolution Wednesday that will add $363.7 million to the CPS annual capital budget. Of that, approximately $217 million is allocated to cover costs directly related to school closings, including the costs of repairs to buildings that would take in students from schools slated to close.

Despite a 6-0 vote approving the supplemental budget, a few board members voiced concern about the closings.  

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