Category Archives: Education

RPS205 CFO or maybe Weatherman…

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

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Discrimination…

I will write an article on this later, but for right now I want to know what YOU consider to be discrimination.

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Changes to Education laws?!?!?

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

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School consolidation?

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

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Rockford Mayor Larry Morrissey’s speech…

Let’s hear any and all comments about Morrissey’s speech. Personally I don’t think that the mayor of a city should have any control over a school board unless he/she happens to be a sitting member.  But I DO agree with … Continue reading

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Rockford School District no longer in talks with Rockford Park District.

The Park District, it seems, will NOT be running the RPS205 sports programs.  I was never sure if this would have been a good thing or not. What do you think?

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