THE SYSTEM FOR SCHOOL FUNDING IN ILLINOIS REMAINS INEQUITABLE

We envision an equitable system that does the following:

  • Closes funding gaps
  • Recognizes individual student needs
  • Accounts for local ability to pay
  • Makes a lasting impact

DID YOU KNOW?

More than half of state education dollars go to districts regardless of their wealth, shortchanging poor districts that have students with greater needs.

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SB1 PowerPoint presentation (6/6/17)

Passage of school funding reform a historic triumph (5/31/17)

Statement on passage of SB1 HFA1 (5/30/17)

SB1 analysis (5/30/17)

SB1 interactive map (5/30/17)

Fix the Formula Rally and Fair Funding Footrace (5/17/17)

Fix the Formula Town Halls scheduled all across Illinois (4/11/17)

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