Governor Vetoes $40,000 Minimum Salary For Teachers (8/27/18)

SPRINGFIELD, IL — Gov. Bruce Rauner vetoed legislation Sunday that would have increased the minimum salary for full-time teachers at Illinois public schools to $40,000 over the next five years. The General Assembly approved the bill in May. It would have increased the minimum pay rate for teachers next year to $32,000. Teachers deserve to … Read more Governor Vetoes $40,000 Minimum Salary For Teachers (8/27/18)

District 186 to present 2019 budget next month (8/19/18)

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WICS) — New school year new budget challenges for District 186. The district will present a $188 million dollar plan to the school board next month. Justin Carter has a first look at the money and how it could get spent. With a new school year, comes a new budget for District 186. … Read more District 186 to present 2019 budget next month (8/19/18)