On the blogs: Russo on new CAO Botana

Chicago schools blogger Alexander Russo tosses in his two cents on new PPS Chief Academic Officer Xavier Botana (“I sort of liked the guy”), but one reader questions Carole Smith’s reference to his “strong record of building shared ownership of school improvement among parents, teachers and community.”

Steve Rawley published PPS Equity from 2008 to 2010, when he moved his family out of the district.