Illinois state Rep. Norine Hammond (R-Macomb) thinks there might be more than meets the eye to Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s hasty decision to remove two newly appointed members of the Western Illinois University (WIU) Board of Trustees.
Former state university employee Jeffrey Hillyer, who retired in April 2019, saved $92,414 toward a pension over 30 years working for state universities, State Universities Retirement System of Illinois records show.
More than 130 Illinois public school administrators who signed witness slips in opposition to a bipartisan bill that aims to consolidate Illinois school districts make six-figure salaries, according to an analysis compiled this week.
Lots of things have stood out for principal Eric Bryan in his eight years at the helm of Hamilton Elementary School, but perhaps none so much as the collaboration he has witnessed between all the school's various stakeholders.