Rockford Public School programs saved - WNIJ

ROCKFORD, IL (WNIJ) - It was a long and emotion-filled night for public school students, parents, and teachers. More than 400 people attended the marathon meeting where the Rockford School Board finalized last week's decision to close six schools. It notified hundreds of untenured teachers that they may lose their jobs. And then, when it came to voting on another round of cuts including eliminating specialized programs the board delivered a real surprise. WNIJ's Susan Stephens reports.

Listen to the story at: http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wnij/news.newsmain?action=article&ARTICLE_ID=1772893

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