CPS strike: Chicago Teachers Union wants class size caps. Are smaller classes worth the cost to taxp

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Chicago Tribune

Oct 23, 12:00 AM

CPS strike: Chicago Teachers Union wants class size caps. Are smaller classes worth the cost to taxpayers?

Proponents of reducing class sizes argue that, in early elementary grades in particular, it’s one of the few interventions proven to improve student outcomes. Surveys of teachers also consistently find that they rank smaller class sizes as the change that would most help them to do their jobs better.

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