Most drug violations in CPS involve an ounce or less of marijuana. Schools are quick to call police, yet rarely have the resources to offer education, counseling or other non-punitive help to students.
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The CPS Board of Education Wednesday approved the appointment of interim chief of staff Nora Cargie Moreno. Moreno is currently director of Boeing's global corporate citizenship department, and Boeing will continue to pay her while she works for CPS. In a press release, board president thanked Boeing for donating Moreno's time and salary.