Chance the Rapper to Donate $1M to Chicago Public Schools
TAKING A CHANCE ON CPS: Hip-hop artist Chance the Rapper is putting his money where his mouth is. This week, the Grammy-winner announced he’s donating $1 million to Chicago Public Schools, the Chicago Tribune reports. Chance, a South Chicago native, made the announcement to room full of Chicago students at Westcott Elementary School, which could end the school year 13 days early due to a budget crisis...
Deasy Heads Up New Ed Publication, The Line
WRITE THIS DOWN: Typically, new magazines get started with an edgy approach to some issue. But these days are hardly typical.
Houghton Mifflin, SIIA’s Edtech Division Name New Leaders
A couple of leadership vacancies were filled this week: