June 22, 2018

STATE AFFAIRS: Illinois School Finance Explained

STATE AFFAIRS: Illinois school finance explained STATE AFFAIRS: Illinois school finance explained When I was Gov. Jim Thompson’s aide for education in the late 1970s, there […]
May 25, 2018

IL-Superintendents Sue over Education Funding

The Illinois State Board of Education calculates schools should receive $7.2 billion statewide, based on a new funding formula passed by lawmakers last year. Nokomis Community […]
May 21, 2018

IL-Spotlight: Downstate Schools Need Full Funding

Spotlight: Downstate schools need full funding Spotlight: Downstate schools need full funding Last August, Springfield passed a new, evidence-based school funding formula. Finally, last month, the […]
April 12, 2018

IL-New School Funding Formula Allows Decatur to Start Catching Up

New school funding formula allows Decatur to start catching up New school funding formula allows Decatur to start catching up DECATUR — Macon County school administrators […]