Teacher Development, ACT Scores

At this week’s District 55 School Board meeting, Assistant Administrator Tara Dean gave an update on the many professional development classes held during the summer, and presented the Act scores, which is a curriculum based measure of college readiness. Dean reported that 96 students were tested this year, as opposed to 87 last year, all scores in English, Math, Reading, and Science were  improved from last year as well, but still below the state benchmark.