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Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Residents in Illinois face some of the steepest cost of attending in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.
About 23 percent of Rowe Elementary students passed annual English language arts assessments in 2017 and 77 percent of students failed.
About 21 percent of Rowe Elementary students passed annual math assessments in 2017 and 79 percent of students failed.
Academic results data released recently reveals 22 percent of Rowe Elementary students are considered on track for the next grade level.
Illinois ranks third in the nation in unfunded pension liability despite being saddled with some of the most stifling tax burdens in the country.
One simple way to help combat youth crime is to employ young people in other ways, the coauthor of a Chicago youth study told the Chicago City Wire recently.