Evanston/Skokie School District 65 Superintendent Paul Goren issued a statement Friday afternoon in defense of his assertion that the district could lose up to $7 million in state Title I funds if it did not administer the PARCC test in compliance with state law.
Five young Northwestern University faculty members -- Oliver Cossairt, Kate Juschenko, James Rondinelli, Evan Scott and Keith Tyo -- have received a prestigious Faculty Early Career Development Award from the National Science Foundation.
Preliminary estimates indicate that the Evanston/Skokie School District 65 is in danger of losing up to $7 million in state funds due to the refusal of a small number of students to take state-mandated tests.
A cyclist locked his bike to a CTA bike rack on Central Street yesterday morning. When he returned a few hours later, the bike was gone. This among the stories in today's daily crime bulletin from Evanston police.
A committee reviewing options for the city-owned Harley Clarke mansion tried to agree on the merits of three radically different future uses for the property Wednesday night while also listening to residents advance a bunch of other proposals.