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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Melissa Ramirez Cooper Illinois Network of Charter Schools 312.690.2703 mramirezcooper@incschools.org INCS Acknowledges USI Insurance Services as Preferred Corporate Partner New partnership to provide risk management and human capital expertise to Illinois charter schools CHICAGO, Oct. 29, 2018 – The Illinois Network of Charter Schools (INCS) recently endorsed USI Insurance Services (USI)[…]
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Melissa Ramirez Cooper mramirezcooper@incschools.org INCS President Andrew Broy released the following statement in regards to the CTU/ChiACTS strike authorization vote: INCS is disappointed to learn that the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) and ChiACTS are calling for a strike authorization vote. The charter movement was founded on the principle that students need[…]
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September 26, 2018 CHICAGO—A recent analysis produced by the Chicago Teachers Union and ChiACTS—the Chicago Alliance of Charter Teachers and Staff—alleges that charter public schools are funded at 8 percent more than the city’s district-operated schools—a claim that is explicitly baseless, according to Andrew Broy, president of the Illinois Network of Charter Schools (INCS). “Charter[…]
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Kyla and Kayla, juniors at Perspectives Charter School, recently participated in a six-week internship at the Illinois Network of Charter Schools (INCS) to gain more experience in a work environment. This is one of many internships that Perspectives offers to juniors who attend the school. We asked Kyla and Kayla a few questions about Perspectives and their internship experiences,[…]
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The Illinois Network of Charter Schools (INCS) opposes the merger between the Chicago Alliance of Charter Teachers and Staff (ChiACTS) and the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU). The CTU has always been hostile toward charter public schools. The CTU is on record calling charter schools “fake schools” and mounted a “furious campaign” (their words) against equal[…]
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  The Illinois Network of Charter Schools (INCS) congratulates Dr. Janice K. Jackson on her official appointment as Chief Executive Officer of Chicago Public Schools (CPS). Dr. Jackson brings deep professional experience and a unique perspective to her new role. In addition to being a product of Chicago Public Schools, Dr. Jackson began her teaching[…]
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