Chicago Mystery Solved?

(Guest Post by Matthew Ladner)

Large scale out-migration of low-income students may help explain Chicago’s apparent status as a value added champ.

6 Responses to Chicago Mystery Solved?

  1. Greg Forster says:

    Plausible hypothesis; the outmigration numbers in the linked article do seem high. Even so, Chicago is big (denominator law!) and that’s a big jump. Would be nice to check.

  2. matthewladner says:

    Yeah- plus there is some odd stuff going on in the Chicago NAEP data. I’ll write an additional post soonish.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: