Supreme Court's census citizenship question decision has repercussions for Illinois


I’m a longtime education advocate. Here’s why I’m hopeful about Chicago’s next chapter.


I've lived in the City of Chicago more than three decades. There have always been concerns and issues with the schools, but there was a time that I remember when the schools chief would stay after a board meeting until every parent had been heard.

Forum ED Sylvia Puente on Adelante Chicago - WGN-TV

WGN-TV - Adelante Chicago

In her first term as mayor, Lightfoot’s schools agenda to include overhaul of budgets


“These Chicagoans express gratitude for the skills and heart of the educators who serve our young people,” said Sylvia Puente, executive director of the Latino Policy Forum, and one of four women of color leading the education transition committee.

Equitable educational opportunities under ESSA

The 74 - Covering Education in America

Supreme Court hears arguments about citizenship question on 2020 census

ABC 7 Chicago

Trump ‘strongly looking’ at releasing detained migrants in sanctuary cities


Lightfoot adds Penny Pritzker, Rocky Wirtz to transition team

Crain's Chicago Business

Lori Lightfoot names four women of color to head education transition team


Big day for preschool: Illinois governor says state universal pre-K coming in 4 years; Chicago invests $77 million in early learning