SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Illinois’ lieutenant governor is facilitating the donation of hundreds of books to Springfield schools.
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ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — The Rockford School Board has approved a $250 million facilities plan that will have some students changing schools as soon as fall 2015.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois State Board of Education is looking for seven new members to serve on its advisory council for bilingual education.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A spending plan the Illinois House has approved includes more money for schools, veterans’ homes and prisons.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois state senator has revised an education funding reform proposal in the hopes of gaining more bipartisan support.
It’s not easy finding the money for new technologies, especially with tight budgets.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — About 125,000 Illinois public school students will be taking practice exams beginning this week to prepare for the new set of learning standards the state is set to adopt next year.
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.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois State Board of Education report shows more school districts’ are in poor financial shape.