Senate Executive Committee Votes Better Funding for Better Schools (SB231) Out of Committee!

Senate Executive Committee Votes Better Funding for Better Schools (SB231) Out of Committee! Citizens for Education applauds the Senate Executive Committee on voting SB231, Better Funding for Better Schools, out of committee today. The momentum behind this bill is strong throughout the state, and we urge prompt action in the full Senate. Better Funding for Read more about Senate Executive Committee Votes Better Funding for Better Schools (SB231) Out of Committee![…]

Statement by Citizens for Education on the Governor’s Education Plan

Statement by Citizens for Education on the Governor’s Education Plan   April 12, 2016— “Citizens for Education of Taylorville, Illinois rejects the Governor’s education plan which includes a budget that continues to perpetuate the inequity in the current funding system.  Under the Governor’s proposal, Taylorville School district loses $75,836 in the next school year.  Since Read more about Statement by Citizens for Education on the Governor’s Education Plan[…]

Thank You

We would like give a HUGE thank you to our guest speakers, Senator Andy Manar, Teresa Ramos – Funding Illinois’ Future Coalition, State Rep. Sue Scherer, Dr. Lett – Pana school district and Dr. Fuerstenau, for making our launch a success tonight! We are appreciative of the work they have all put in thus far Read more about Thank You[…]