Chicago Tonight

Link Between Lower Income and Test Scores

Clip: 06/21/2015 | 9m 30s

In the first of a four-part series, Daily Herald reporter Melissa Silverberg and WBEZ's Linda Lutton take a look at poverty and education in Illinois. Their studies of state testing over the last decade revealed that the schools with the most low-income students performed the worst. Silverberg and Tim Broderick, data analyst and graphic designer for the project, join us tonight to share findings.

Aired: 06/21/15

Rating: NR

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