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DUNCAN: Magnet Admissions Scandal Brewing In Chicago

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News from Chicago is that some children have been getting "clouted" into competitive elementary and high schools based on connections rather than through merit or the lottery (District officials probe admissions at top public schools Tribune,  Investigation of CPS admissions requested Sun Times).  Duncan's replacement has ordered an investigation.  I've asked whether Duncan knew about this and what he did to address it. 

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