Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Opinions on Education

The following are editorials, commentaries, and opinions from various sources regarding public education, collected in April 2016. Comments and opinions of websites linked from this page do not necessarily represent the opinions of the Illinois Association of School Boards.

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Dave Griffel, State Journal Register, Springfield, April 2

Our View: Illinois' inability to pay its bills winds up wasting more money
Editorial Board, Rockford Register Star, April 5

Marlen Garcia, Chicago Sun-Times, April 7

Editorial, The News-Gazette, Champaign, April 11

Editorial, Effingham Daily News, April 13
   
Randi Weingarten, President, American Federation of Teachers, Huffington Post Education, April 13

Dave Palzet, superintendent of Pleasantdale School District 107, Shaw Media/mysuburbanlife.com, Downers Grove, April 15

Doug Wilson, Herald-Whig, Quincy, April 17

Laura Washington, Chicago Sun-Times, April 17

Editorial Board, Daily Herald, Chicago suburbs, April 15

Brent Clark, IASA, Rockford Register-Star, April 15

Editorial Board, Chicago Tribune, April 17

Editorial Board, Chicago Tribune, April 20

Michael J. Petrilli, Robert Pondiscio, Fordham Institute, Chicago Tribune, April 20

Dennis Yohnka, Daily Journal, Kankakee, April 21

Editorial Board, Daily Herald, Chicago suburbs, April 23

Editorial Board, News-Democrat, Belleville, April 23

Ted Slowik, Daily Southtown, Chicago and suburbs, April 26

Diana Furchtgott-Roth, Manhattan Institute, Chicago Tribune, April 27

Editorial, The Southern Illinoisan, Carbondale,updated  April 30


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