A sad day for the former leader of Chicago Public Schools

Barbara Byrd-Bennett, once Rahm Emanuel’s choice to lead the Chicago Public Schools, was sentenced to 4 1/2 years in prison for her role in a kickback scheme intended to gain her hundreds of thousands of dollars. She has lost her job, her career, her reputation, and now, her freedom. http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/ct-barbara-byrd-bennett-sentence-met-20170428-story.html One of her co-conspirators received […]

via Barbara Byrd-Bennett, Former Chicago Leader, Sentenced to 4 1/2 Years in Prison — Diane Ravitch’s blog


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