Submit a Story / News


Sponsored Links

Higher Ed News

Survey: 1 in 5 High School Teachers Altered Student Grades Last Year

Source: wbez.org Posted By: Peter 3395 days ago

Nearly one-third of Chicago Public high school teachers say they felt pressured to inflate students’ grades this past school year. And 20 percent admit they gave in to that pressure.

The numbers are detailed in a Chicago Sun-Times report out Sunday—and are based on a joint Sun-Times/Chicago Teachers Union survey of 1,400 teachers.

Teachers reported pressure came from all sides—coaches concerned about student scholarships, parents trying to get their kids into elite high schools, and principals....

Read full story >>

  • (0 vote)   








View Comments  



No Comment available.  Write the first comment






© 2009-2018 HigherEdSpace.com, All Rights Reserved.
Higher Ed Space ® is a registered trademark of AmeriCareers LLC.