DANIEL ANELLO SPEAKS ABOUT SCHOOL QUALITY IN CHICAGO
Crain's spends a tremendous amount of energy pounding on CPS for a host of justifiable and sometimes not-so-justifiable reasons, but I worry you are missing something incredible (as Marin Gjaja and Justin Manly tried to point out earlier this year). It is time to press pause on political reporting, just for a moment, and acknowledge what has happened in Chicago schools.
PRIORITIZING SCHOOL QUALITY
When New Schools for Chicago re-launched in 2015, we set out to be a voice that promoted school quality over ideology, and put kids first every day. We recognized that when adults focused on school type over quality, kids lost out.