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  • State bill would limit suspensions, end fines for students

    State bill would limit suspensions, end fines for students
    In the midst of national efforts to promote disciplinary policies that keep children in the classroom, legislation that would limit the length of suspensions for all but the most serious infractions and put an end to disciplinary fines is under consideration in the state General Assembly.
  • Voice of the People, Apr. 15

    Pilot identity Because of the saga of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370, one question I have: Do I have a right to know who is flying my airplane? Who is the person I am trusting with my life, and the lives of my family members? How long has the person...

    Illinois charter schools backers rally at Capitol

    Illinois charter schools backers rally at Capitol
    SPRINGFIELD --- Illinois charter schools advocates rallied inside the Capitol today to protest against a slew of measures this session aimed at regulating the alternative education system. A crowd estimated at more than 2,200 chanted “I Choose...

    Springfield rally today over raft of charter school bills

    Springfield rally today over raft of charter school bills
    Feeling challenged by about a dozen bills under consideration in Springfield, advocates of privately run but publicly funded charter schools are set to descend on the state Capitol for a Tuesday rally. The Illinois Network of Charter Schools said...

    Chicago's Noble charter school network has tough discipline policy

     Chicago's Noble charter school network has tough discipline policy
    Like many freshmen at a Noble network high school, Morgan Redd was often frustrated with the privately run charter's strict discipline code. A self-described class clown, he tried to bend the rules and in turn landed a flurry of detentions for minor...