As if Chicago’s upcoming mayoral election didn’t already promise to feature education as a prominent campaign issue, a coalition of community and labor groups are now trying to get a measure for an elected school board on February’s ballot in each of the city’s 50 wards.

https://www.catalyst-chicago.org/notebook/2014/10/03/66155/elected-school-board-be-litmus-test-aldermanic-candidates-grassroots