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Private Schools in Chicago Fielding Wave of Calls
After CPS Goes With Remote Learning Plan

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Posted By: AltaD, 8/6/2020 10:37:54 AM

Phones are seemingly constantly ringing at private schools across Chicago after officials announced that all Chicago Public Schools will begin the 2020-21 school year with remote instruction. “We’ve had calls from people wanting their children to be engaged in in-class instruction,” Mahdi Dadrass, Director of the South Loop Montessori School, said. That school is just one of many that are seeing an uptick in interest (Snip) The Archdiocese of Chicago is fielding more phone calls than usual too. “I think parents are faced with a really tough choice, and they are looking at all their options and weighing them,” Justin Lombaro, Chief Human Resource and Staff Development Officer for the Archdiocese, said.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: MMC 8/6/2020 10:56:47 AM (No. 501756)
This is how teacher unions are broken.. Parents take charge of education. Period!
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Reply 2 - Posted by: hotcorner 8/6/2020 11:06:12 AM (No. 501768)
Second term for Trump - ban pubic sector unions.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Sorosisbehindit 8/6/2020 11:14:41 AM (No. 501783)
If home schooling is not an option, a private school with some moral compass is by far your best bet. Public schools have become indoctrination camps.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Historybuff 8/6/2020 11:20:53 AM (No. 501790)
If public schools insist on remote learning each district only needs one teacher per grade on line. Release the rest. That should get the union to pay attention
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Reply 5 - Posted by: justavoter 8/6/2020 11:21:49 AM (No. 501791)
Parents should be screaming Vouchers!!!!!!! and Not this charter school program run by the same administrators that run the public schools.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: HotRod 8/6/2020 1:23:49 PM (No. 501917)
If we are to have public sector/government unions, all salaries and benefits must be approved by the citizens, at the ballot box! No more cozy relationships between unions and politicians! They want pay raises? Let them please the taxpayers and convince them that they deserve it!
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Reply 7 - Posted by: GO3 8/6/2020 1:32:12 PM (No. 501927)
Parents should be screaming to get their property tax money refunded.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: EJKrausJr 8/6/2020 4:05:39 PM (No. 502010)
Remote learning for children in the big cities. Okay teachers unions, tell me how many African American families in the big cities have the resources to obtain computers and wired or wireless access to the remote learning classes? Remote learning is the Planned Parenthood of the educational system, a way to suppress the minorities in the big cities. Keep the children dumb as a box of rocks, so you can eventually cultivate their votes.
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