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CPS expands math, sports mentoring program aimed at troubled teens

Updated: July 22, 2014 9:18AM

The Chicago Public Schools will expand a sports-based mentoring program for troubled teens to 2,000 students at 37 schools and add “math tutoring on steroids” to three more schools.

The expansion will be made possible by a $10 million infusion of federal funds authorized by President Barack Obama.

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