The Daily Northwestern

District 65 introduces racial and educational equity statement, appoints equity consultant

Jerry Lee, Summer Managing Editor

June 15, 2016

Filed under City, Local

Evanston/Skokie School District 65 Board of Education specified implementations to move forward with the racial and educational equity initiative, first introduced in December, at a board meeting Monday evening. During the...

District 65 reveals plan for addressing black student achievement

Darby Hopper, Reporter

April 26, 2016

Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories, Local

More than 100 people met Monday at the Joseph E. Hill Early Childhood Center to discuss the achievement gap between white and black students in Evanston/Skokie School District 65 and the district’s goals for addressing these raci...

University of Chicago professor says accountability is key to restoring trust in police

Nora Shelly, Reporter

February 21, 2016

Filed under City, Local

Police misconduct, the “code of silence,” and a lack of honesty and accountability are destroying the community’s trust in police, said University of Chicago clinical law Prof. Craig Futterman at an event in Evanston on...