Learning Lessons from Chicago

FORUM - ISSN 0963-8253
Volume 57 Number 2 (2015)

Learning Lessons from Chicago
CAROL CAREF, KRISTINE MAYLE, pages 167-178
DOI: 10.15730/forum.2015.57.2.167

Abstract

This article describes how the Chicago schools system has been bedeviled by the social conditions faced by the city's inhabitants, and now by attempts to use privatization and school closures as the 'solution' to those problems. The article describes how teachers in the Chicago Teachers' Union combined with community members to challenge the neo-liberal restructuring of the city's schools.

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CAROL CAREF, KRISTINE MAYLE (2015) Learning Lessons from Chicago, FORUM, 57(2), 167-178. https://doi.org/10.15730/forum.2015.57.2.167

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