Tags : 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...

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 senators seek to send governor school funding bill
Jul 31, 2017

SPRINGFIELD — The Democrat-controlled Illinois Senate sought to send Republican Gov. Bruce Raun...

Why Illinois school funding needs to be fixed now
Apr 25, 2017

Guest view Tony Sanders is the CEO of SD U-46, based in Elgin; Gary Tipsord is the superintend...

Time to halt post-retirement bonuses for educators
Oct 16, 2016

Property taxes remain one of the top concerns among Illinois citizens. Despite the outcry for pro...

Illinois ranks among nation's Top 5 best states for teachers
Sep 26, 2016

Illinois ranks among the best states to a be a teacher, according to a new report. Citing good...

Illinois elementary school district spending habits are like Chicago's
Sep 13, 2016

I went to a financial council meeting for my local elementary school district this morning.  La...

Infographic: Illinois lottery and education funding
Sep 12, 2016

Updated - Sept. 14, 2016 Lottery proceeds to the state's main education fund increased by roug...

Rauner announces bipartisan commission to reform Illinois education funding formula
Jul 12, 2016

Bipartisan commission to recommend reforms for Illinois education funding formula by Feb. 1 ...

Hey Luke, Illinois is done. Let's join the disposable crowd at North Avenue beach
Jun 01, 2016

It appears someone has left half of our generation at the north avenue beach. pic.twitter.com/...


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