Bonny Winterton on Discrimination… JJ on Rockford Mayor Larry Morrissey…
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According to the Department of Education, as many as 4 in 5 will fail to make adequate yearly progress this year. So is this failing? Personally I agree that NCLB NEEDS to be changed, but saying that 82% of … Continue reading
The CFO of the Rockford Public School District (RPS205) would make a great weatherman. How many other jobs do you know of that allow you to be wrong more often than right and still get paid. Then again, since I … Continue reading
The state of Illinois is way behind on paying its bills. I’m sure that doesn’t surprise anybody, but I want to know where all of the money is? Too many things are affected by this problem. And it’s not just … Continue reading
I will write an article on this later, but for right now I want to know what YOU consider to be discrimination.
President Obama has tasked Congress with changing education laws before the beginning of the next school year. This can be a good thing or a bad thing. The current law looked good on paper and made the right noises to … Continue reading
The governor of Illinois came up with the idea of consolidating all Illinois school districts to a much smaller number as a cost saving measure. Personally I think that this isn’t going to save nearly as much as he thinks. … Continue reading
Our hearts and well-wishes go out to all who have been affected by this disaster.