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- Board of Ed watchdog calls for reform. // Crain's Chicago Business;11/8/93, Vol. 16 Issue 45, p46
Reports on the Civic Foundation's call for changes in the Chicago Board of Education's budget process. Need for reform to link budget decisions to long-term planning and accountability.
- Fed court asked to keep schools open. // Crain's Chicago Business;10/4/93, Vol. 16 Issue 40, p62
Reports on the Chicago Board of Educations's petition for a 30-day preliminary injunction to keep schools open while board tries to resolve funding crisis. Petition to United States District Judge Charles Kocoras; Expiration of temporary restraining order.
- Strong oversight is top job of new school board. // Crain's Chicago Business;7/10/95, Vol. 18 Issue 28, p12
Editorial. Comments on the responsibilities of the Chicago Board of Education. Rundown of the board members; Key elements of the board's success; Similarities between the duties of the board members and a corporate director.
- ILLINOIS: Board of Ed Approves Contract. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;10/31/2012, Vol. 382 Issue 33806, p6
The article informs that the Board of Education of Chicago, Illinois has approved the contract of 295 million U.S. dollars with Chicago Teacher Union.
- Chicago Board of Ed Set to Adopt $6.4 Billion Budget. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;8/26/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33373, p3
The article reports on the plan of the Chicago Board of Education to adopt its fiscal 2011 budget worth 6.4 billion dollars to eliminate its 370 million dollars worth of budget deficit in Chicago, Illinois.
- CPS Green-Lights Budget. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;8/31/2011, Vol. 377 Issue 33575, p9
The article reports on the approval of 5.9 billion dollars budget by the Chicago Board of Education for the Chicago Public Schools (CPS) in Illinois.
- School watchdog sees misspending. // Crain's Chicago Business;3/28/94, Vol. 17 Issue 13, p1
Reports on status of investigations conducted by the Chicago School Finance Authority (SFA) into spending irregularities of the Chicago Board of Education.
- School contribution may be skipped. // Pensions & Investments;12/8/1997, Vol. 25 Issue 25, p39
Reports that the Illinois Legislature passed a bill allowing the Chicago Board of Education to skip its annual contribution to the Public School Teachers' Pension and Retirement Fund of Chicago if the fund reaches 90%. Details on the financial jeopardy the fund in placed in because of this...
- Casualties mounting in the school debacle. // Crain's Chicago Business;10/11/93, Vol. 16 Issue 41, p12
Opinion. Examines the possible long-term casualties of the dispute between the Chicago Board of Education and the Chicago Teachers Union in Illinois. Local School Councils; Stained reputation of the union; Gov. Jim Edgar's political clout; School environment.