Music teachers in a central IL community would like the board to reduce or eliminate an activity fee, at least for 4th graders.
A commission in Md. has issued its preliminary report about how the state should spend money to improve the quality of education for students.
The opioid crisis has caused schools to adjust their services, sometimes beyond the needs of current funding or staffing levels.
A nationally famous school funding case can proceed to trial, the Penn. Supreme Court ruled. The decision could affect schools everywhere.
President Trump encouraged study in the STEM disciplines, including computer science, especially for minorities.
A compromise was reached in the IL school funding fiasco, but one provision, a voucher program, troubles some educators and politicians.
School funding in IL has a due date tomorrow, and it still seems to be in limbo at the center of mostly bipartisan politics and games.
Payments from the state to IL schools are in jeopardy unless the governor and General Assembly can, somehow, pass a bill.
School funding is held up in IL, despite approval of a state budget this month, over disagreements between the governor and lawmakers.
School funding in IL is still threatened, owing to an amendatory veto power Gov Bruce Rauner may have. Lawmakers may have a special session.