Brizard discusses teachers' pay, longer days

February 3, 2012

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(WBEZ/Jonathan Samples)
On Thursday night, Chicago Public Schools CEO Jean Claude Brizard came to WBEZ's studios and took calls from listeners.

Schools on the Line is the name of a call-in show WBEZ airs during the last Thursday of every month. It is a chance for listeners ask Chicago Public School chief Jean Claude Brizard their questions. There are certainly no shortage of issues facing schools, parents, teachers and administrators. School closings and longer school days are two of the most pressing issues right now.

During Thursday nights show, Danielle called in to discuss teachers' pay as it relates to a longer school day.