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Chicago Canít Handle School Choice?

“Chicago public schools braced for a “logistical nightmare” Wednesday, revealing that an estimated 250,000 students could be vying for only 5,000 seats under tough new federal standards designed to free students from failing schools.” A little bit of school choice might “overwhelm” Chicago’s schools?

Ted Balaker is an award-winning filmmaker, journalist, and founding partner of Korchula Productions, a film and new media production company devoted to making important ideas entertaining.