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The Chicago Sinfonietta, long a national model for promoting diversity and inclusiveness in orchestral performance, is reaching out to whet the cultural appetite of the city's Latino community with a promising new series of concerts in various venues on...
Tags: Culture, Concerts, Soccer, Music, Roosevelt University
Sentinel School Zone - Orlando SentinelFlorida ranks second in the nation when it comes to giving parents access to “quality educational options” and to “good information to make smart decisions about their children’s education.” A new Parent Power Index ranks...
Elliott Cole spent much of his childhood waiting for this moment. It was a wintry Friday night in Westchester, and legendary St. Joseph coach Gene Pingatore walked down the sideline to approach him. The conversation was surreal, but it was nothing...
The Baltimore SunJarrett Ross was sold on Maryland before any other prospect in his class, becoming the Terps’ first 2013 commitment one year ago. In the 12 months that have passed, nothing has changed Ross’ thinking. “I know this team is going to...
For weeks, I've been fiddling with ideas for satirical columns about the little-flown Lehigh Valley International Airport. I had TSA agents killing time by doing jigsaw puzzles and playing "I Spy." I had ticket agents pitching horseshoes and grilling...
Moms At Work - Orlando SentinelI'll say this right up front: My son plays ice hockey, which isn't exactly a concussion-free sport, though he plays in a no-checking league, which lessens the danger. He was also a kid who played flag football and mentioned an interest in tackle, but we...
I am writing to share one perspective on the charter renewal process and provide more information about Baltimore Montessori Public Charter School ("Panel urges cutting ties to 6 schools," Jan. 11). We set out to offer a personalized approach to...
Tags: Schools, Teaching and Learning, Education, Students
Sentinel School Zone - Orlando SentinelUPDATE: The post now includes Democratic lawmakers criticism of the bill. A bill filed today looks likely to revise last year's contentious “parent trigger” debate as it proposes to let parents at a struggling school help decide the future...
As a parent of a Noble Charter School scholar, I want to express my gratification of having a choice. During my scholar’s eighth-grade year, I felt I was applying for college in seeking the best education possible. Upon reviewing and investigating...
Tags: Schools, High Schools
Varsity Times InsiderMarcus LoVett Jr. of Burbank Providence is leaving the school. His father, Marcus Sr., has a Twitter account, and a Tweet Thursday night says, "LoVett leaving Providence HS . . . to be continued." LoVett, a sophomore, was pulled from......
Guest ColumnistFifty years ago, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down as unconstitutional the devotional use of the Bible by public schools, in its ruling on Abington Township v. Schempp. But many school districts in the Lone Star State still haven’t gotten the...
Clout StreetA group of aldermen are calling for a moratorium on new charter schools starting in 2014 in Chicago, arguing it doesn't make sense to add new charter seats at a time the city is considering closing public schools that don't have enough students. "It's...
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