Schools

Miller: How the long road to education funding reform came to an end
Oct 21, 2017

It’s been clear for decades that the way Illinois funds its public schools has been wrong-heade...

Reeder: School funding reform law creates 'budgetary time bomb'
Oct 16, 2017

SPRINGFIELD – Last week, the Illinois General Assembly passed a measure that lays the foundatio...

Illinois school funding: 6 things you need to know
Aug 30, 2017

After a months-long impasse, Illinois lawmakers approved landmark changes to the way schools are ...

How did your lawmakers vote on the historic Illinois school funding bill?
Aug 29, 2017

Use the chart below to see how your state representatives and senators voted on landmark legislat...

Top 20 community colleges in Illinois for 2017, as ranked by WalletHub
Aug 23, 2017

As the new academic year gets underway, the personal finance site WalletHub released its latest a...

Miller: Does Rauner really want to compromise on school funding?
Aug 21, 2017

Gov. Bruce Rauner has said for the past several days that he's open to just about any sort of com...

Former CPS teacher responds to district's mass layoffs
Aug 18, 2017

This article has been republished here with permission of the author. Chicago Public Schools dr...

These are the 25 best public Illinois high schools in 2018, says Niche
Aug 17, 2017

1-2-3! Illinois dominates list of best public high schools in the U.S. Five of the nation's T...

Miller: Go back to the original version of SB 1
Aug 14, 2017

Chicago has vast property wealth and the largest population by far in Illinois. But it also has a...

Illinois Senate rejects Rauner veto of school-funding plan
Aug 13, 2017

By John O'Connor | AP  SPRINGFIELD — The Illinois Senate overturned Gov. Bruce Rauner on pu...

Illinois Senate, House plan to meet after Rauner school-funding veto
Aug 09, 2017

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Illinois lawmakers will be in session next week as a showdown with Gov. Bru...

Reeder: SB 1 will compound Illinois' school funding problems
Aug 08, 2017

Opinion  SPRINGFIELD – “Sir, are you a parent? Are you concerned about schools not openin...

Miller: Is Rauner trying to sabotage SB 1?
Aug 07, 2017

Opinion The education funding reform bill which passed the House and Senate in May and was fin...

Democrats blast Rauner's rewrite of school funding bill
Aug 03, 2017

SPRINGFIELD — The sponsor of a plan overhauling how Illinois funds schools says Gov. Bruce Raun...

Gov. Rauner's veto could jeopardize school funding
Aug 01, 2017

By Sara Burnett and Sophia Tareen | AP  SPRINGFIELD — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner used his v...


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