U.S. Department of Education: 79% of Chicago 8th Graders Not Proficient in Reading
September 10, 2012 § 3 Comments
Seventy-nine percent of the 8th graders in the Chicago Public Schools are not grade-level proficient in reading, according to the U.S. Department of Education, and 80 percent are not grade-level proficient in math.
via CNS News.
Very… very… sad.
Teachers make over $60/hour. Get awesome benefits. Not getting the job done. On strike demanding more money.