The Crisis of Classroom Overcrowding in One Easy Chart (Okay, Two Easy Charts)

In the past three years, the state has seen mass layoffs of teachers and other school employees, while class sizes have skyrocketed.

The data comes from a series of school district surveys compiled by the Confederation of Oregon School Administrators.

Ok, here’s another chart, because it’s that kind of Friday. You may have already seen it:

State tax breaks have continued to climb, even while we make deep cuts to school funding.

One Response to “The Crisis of Classroom Overcrowding in One Easy Chart (Okay, Two Easy Charts)”

  1. Anonymous

    When the rich have closed the schools and sent their kids to the private schools,… what happens to the american dream?

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