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CPS Replacing ‘Cornerstone’ Arts Program, Upsetting Some

Clip: 05/24/2022 | 3m 23s | Video has closed captioning.

Chicago Public Schools is set to replace a long-running magnet arts program for high schoolers. The Advanced Arts Program will now be known as REALIZE, and see students earn credit at City Colleges. The district says it's a needed evolution and an opportunity for college and career readiness. But critics say the reduced course offerings and changes in structure are a disservice to students.

Aired: 05/24/22

Rating: NR

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