Chicago Public Schools Brizard

October 12, 2012 - 9:33 PM
Newly appointed Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett, shakes hands with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel at a news conference, Friday, Oct. 12, 2012, in Chicago. Emanuel replaced his embattled public schools chief Jean-Claude Brizard with Bennett, a veteran educator and administrator whose experience in Cleveland, Detroit and New York will help take Chicago school reforms “to the next level.” (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)