Change Coming To Illinois Standardized TestingThe school report cards, starting next year, will no longer be based on a few days of standardized tests, but rather on more tests throughout the school year.
Turmoil At The Top Of East St. Louis School District State school superintendent threatens to remove elected board of trustees.
Illinois Elementary School Achievement Gap Narrowing"Our students have shown steady, incremental improvement, and we know that represents solid progress,'' said Christopher Koch, the state's education chief.
Illinois Considering 'Aggressive Actions' Against East St. Louis SchoolsThe Illinois State Board of Education cited the school system's "extreme ongoing non-compliance'' involving the disabilities program.

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