A local Congresswoman says it will never see the light of day in the Senate, but a budget plan passed in the House last week would make serious cuts to a number of programs, including early childhood education.
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Steele Elementary kindergarten students and their teacher got a big surprise Thursday afternoon.
CHICAGO (AP) — The faculty union at the University of Illinois-Chicago says its members have voted to go ahead with a second strike if negotiations with the university fail to yield an agreement.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — The chancellor at the University of Illinois says a consulting firm is working on a report about whether the school should establish a more autonomous College of Medicine.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Legislation that would decrease a criminal’s time on probation if they pursued further education is moving through the Illinois Legislature.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — State education officials are considering retaining a traditional college-readiness test for high school juniors but passing the cost along to school districts and possibly the students’ families.
Teenagers in Galesburg are getting some important skills to ready them for an early entry into the workforce.