Schools

Latest fight at Illinois Capitol threatens money for schools
Jul 28, 2017

By Sara Burnett | AP  CHICAGO — Schools in Illinois could start classes in a few weeks with...

Illinois lawmakers quickly adjourn 2nd day of school funding session
Jul 27, 2017

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois legislators have adjourned a second day of a special session ...

No movement on 1st day of special session on school funding
Jul 26, 2017

By Sophia Tareen | AP  SPRINGFIELD (AP) — The agenda was scant and attendance light Wednesd...

If you thought the tax hike was bad, wait until you see SB 1
Jul 26, 2017

Guest view A 32 percent tax hike wasn't enough, now the Democrats’ school funding formula wi...

Illinois lawmakers head to Springfield for school funding special session
Jul 26, 2017

By Sophia Tareen | AP  SPRINGFIELD — Illinois lawmakers head to the state Capitol Wednesday...

Seven Illinois universities receive credit ratings boost
Jul 25, 2017

SPRINGFIELD — A major credit agency has raised debt ratings and affirmed others for seven Illin...

Rauner calls another special session amid school funding fight
Jul 24, 2017

By John O'Connor and Sophia Tareen | AP  SPRINGFIELD — Gov. Bruce Rauner called on Monday f...

Illinois school funding reform at a critical juncture
Jul 24, 2017

Guest view After two years, six days, and 16 hours, Illinois finally passed a budget earlier t...

Special session slated if Rauner doesn't get school bill
Jul 21, 2017

By John O'Connor | AP  SPRINGFIELD — Gov. Bruce Rauner said Friday he wants lawmakers to s...

Illinois budget post-mortem: What remains, what made it, what didn't make it
Jul 18, 2017

Illinois has a budget after 2 ½ years. While the income tax increase has dominated the news, the...

Rauner says he will amendatory veto Illinois school funding bill
Jul 17, 2017

Gov. Bruce Rauner wants Illinois Senate Democrats to send him the education funding bill so he ca...

What are the best Illinois public school districts in 2017?
Jul 13, 2017

Illinois’ school funding issue is no secret. We’ve followed the story here at Reboot Illinois...

With budget, financial relief finally en route to Illinois universities, MAP students
Jul 13, 2017

Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza announced Thursday some relief is finally on the way to cash-...

Miller: It won't be long before trouble returns to the Capitol
Jul 10, 2017

After years of ugly gridlock and weeks of groups and political leaders whipping up an already dis...

New: Niche ranks the best Illinois community colleges
Jul 07, 2017

New Niche list ranks the best Illinois community colleges Let's face it: When it comes to edu...


Loading...