Truancy In Chicago’s High Schools, Pre-Schools And Everywhere In Between

Truancy In Chicago’s High Schools, Pre-Schools And Everywhere In Between

The truancy rate is stubbornly high in Chicago, and chronic truancy rose this year compared to last. WBEZ has taken a look at the problem and produced maps, infographics and a radio and web story that track just how bad it is across the city. Morning Shift talks to WBEZ education reporter Sarah Karp about her reporting.