Chicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool is resigning effective Dec. 31, 2017! Chicago School Board President Frank Clark announced this on Friday and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel recommended Dr. Janice Jackson, who currently serves as Chief Education Officer, to serve as the new CPS CEO
According to ABC 7 Chicago news, Claypool walked out of the press conference without explaining why he resigned. Instead, the news conference focused on his career successes.
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