Chicago Funding Request Rejected

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Chicago Tribune

Dec 6, 1:00 AM

CPS passed over for Gates grant, for now

Chicago Public Schools was shut out in the latest round of grants from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, which on Wednesday awarded nearly $25 million for educational efforts in seven cities.



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Dec 6, 6:56 AM:

Gates Foundation says no, at least for now, to $4.5M grant application for CPS to promote charter schools and duplicate innovation programs. Describes reasons why—let new Super get settled. Notes pending closure issue.


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