SPRINGFIELD – The state commission that oversees charter schools is set to be abolished next year while its powers and duties will be transferred to the Illinois State Board of Education.Continue reading “New Law Will Abolish State Charter School Commission”
Thursday, March 7, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
According to a breakdown of State Board of Election data by Illinois Sunshine — a political watchdog website maintained by the nonpartisan advocacy organization Reform for Illinois — the major fundraising war in the race for three open seats on the Proviso Township High Schools District 209 school board isn’t between the only two slates in the race.Continue reading “Election Data Outlines Financial State Of D209 Board Campaigns”
Friday, November 2, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 7:14 p.m.
The 2018 Illinois Report Card released on Oct. 30 by the Illinois State Board of Education features a new system that separates public schools throughout the state into four tiers — lowest-performing, underperforming, commendable and exemplary.