The Illinois Senate created the Education Funding Advisory Committee last spring, which was tasked with conducting a comprehensive review of the current K-12 education funding system in Illinois and making recommendations for a more fair and adequate funding distribution method by February 1, 2014. The committee met its deadline and submitted it findings to the public, which you can find by visiting www.educationfundingreform.com.
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Click on the video below to hear Senator Manar discuss the importance of education funding reform:
Click below to read more on Senator Manar's efforts to reform education funding in Illinois.