Statewide, more than 1,500 teaching jobs went begging last year. The end result included cancelled classes and courses taught by unqualified teachers.
It’s impossible to believe that no one has a clue that could solve the murder of Demetrius Griffin and hundreds of other cold-case murders in Chicago.
If the next mayor and City Council don’t come up with creative solutions to Chicago’s problems, a new study shows millennials are poised to flee.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has been fighting to rescue for-profit colleges, but it’s clear the industry needs more regulation not less.
Fourteen of the candidates for mayor responded to our question: What is the appropriate role of charter schools within Chicago Public Schools?
Conrad Gary and Eduardo Marmolejo were killed in a terrible accident. Filing murder charges against Brown won’t make their deaths any less tragic.
Republican incumbent in the 27th Illinois Senate district Tom Rooney faces a challenge this election from Democrat Ann Gillespie.
Republican incumbent Dan McConchie in the 26th Illinois Senate district faces a challenge in the general election from Democrat Tom Georges.
Republican Chris Nybo is seeking re-election in the 24th Illinois Senate district, facing a challenge from Democrat Suzy Glowiak.
Republican incumbent Michael Connelly faces Republican Laura Ellman in the 21st district Illinois Senate race.
Republican Katy Dolan Baumer faces Democrat Fred Crespo is the Illinois House 44th district race.
Republican Andrew Cuming is the Republican nominee challenging incumbent Anna Moeller in the 43rd district race.
In the 41st Illinois House district in the west suburbs, Wehrli is being challenged by Democrat Val Montgomery.
We support a graduated income tax, but Khouri is right that it would be no panacea. We endorse her.