SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers are preparing to once again consider a proposed overhaul of a school funding formula that would direct more state money to poorer rural districts at the expense of wealthier suburban ones.
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A policy that’s been in place at Monmouth-Roseville high school could be either changed or completely removed.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus Chancellor Phyllis Wise told faculty members that she is proud the school can have the kind of “difficult, uncomfortable” debate about the decision not to hire a professor over his profane, anti-Israel Twitter messages.
BELVIDERE, Ill. (AP) — A teachers union has notified a Boone County school district of its members’ intent to strike after they declared an impasse in contract negotiations.
GIRARD, Ill. (AP) — Classes resumed Thursday at a Springfield-area school two days after a carbon monoxide leak sickened more than 140 students and adults.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A former southern Illinois math teacher and cross country coach pleaded guilty Wednesday to federal charges involving sexual misconduct with girls.