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MV Whisman: New algebra requirement not a problem

Original post made on Jul 26, 2008

Local administrators say a new state ruling that requires all eighth graders to take Algebra I will not affect their previous plans to overhaul the math system and raise the achievement gap among Latino students.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, July 25, 2008, 12:00 AM

Comments

Posted by Observer, a resident of Jackson Park
on Jul 26, 2008 at 10:58 am

Translated: Local administrators are going to blow off the new requirement. They are only interested in "getting kids ready for Algebra" but never actually being able to do it.