Talk of raising the state minimum wage from it’s current rate of $8.25 to around $10 an hour has the Abingdon-Avon board of education on high alert.
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It was purely discussion – a way for the Monmouth-Roseville Board of Education to understand how limiting their participation with the Knox-Warren Special Education Cooperative would affect the district.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois State Board of Education report shows more school districts’ are in poor financial shape.
The Galesburg Community Relations Commission invited parents and guardians to their monthly meeting last night to discuses the closure of Cooke Elementary.
Several families showed up looking for their opportunity to tell the commission why they believe they’ve been discriminated against.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–The head of the Illinois State Board of Education says proposed cuts in education funding could be “devastating” to school districts.
Students may be switching schools if a discussion leads to a proposal by the Galesburg Board of Education.
During tonight’s school board meeting, instituting grade centers will be discussed as a way to save on costs.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — University of Illinois trustees have voted to add coverage for sex-change operations to the health insurance plan used by many students at the flagship campus.
Fourth graders at Nielson Elementary School in Galesburg are hoping to provide clean drinking water to the less fortunate.