Illinois Education Association
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Illinois Education Association News
The Illinois Senate Education Committee recently unanimously approved moving a bill that would reinstate an old rule defining a school day as at least five clock hours.
One of the state’s most respected fiscal watchdogs is warning taxpayers to be on the lookout for legislation in Springfield that would give new life to the practice of “pension spiking” for public school teachers.
Illinois' powerful public school lobbying groups mobilized to beat back a measure that would have reined in massive school district borrowing, often concealed from taxpayers.