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After Years Of Keeping Kids Safe On 75th Street, ‘Army Of Moms’ Bringing A New Education Center To Vacant Lot

The center, which features shipping container classrooms on the newly paved lot, is scheduled to open June 23, and will offer GED classes and more.

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The Birds, The Bees And Consent: How One Chicago Classroom Navigates Evolving Sexual Education

After the revelation of widespread abuse in Chicago Public Schools, more schools are teaching the meaning and practice of consent.

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Can Art Revive South Chicago? These Artists Are Trying To Infuse New Life Into The Neighborhood

Devastated by the downturn of the steel industry, artists are working to revitalize South Chicago by transforming vacant buildings into art studios.