CPS expands accountability

Old System New System
Reading tests only Reading, writing, math, science and social science tests

Elementary: ITBS only
High School: TAP only

Elementary: ITBS and ISAT
High School: Prairie State only
  High School: drop-out rates, 9th-grade course passing rates
No recognition of progress Heavy emphasis on progress
Focus only on probation schools Focus on all schools

SOURCE: Chicago Public Schools