ILLINOIS -- Teachers may get more time to focus on the lessons they think are most important.
MONTICELLO -- School districts across the area are feeling the pinch from state funding. So one superintendent is reaching out to others to help fill the gap.
Update: 5:41 pm DECATUR -- It's the first day on the job for the new superintendent of Decatur Public Schools.
Update: 3:30 pm, 3/24/14, Monday OAKLAND -- Monday evening, the school board is set to talk about if the Ag and art teacher positions should be part time.
Update: 10:01 pm DANVILLE -- Parents got their first look at what their kids can and can't wear to class and not everyone is happy.
CHAMPAIGN -- Unit 4 leaders are looking at new options for grades K - 8 for the future.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lawmakers are taking aim at school funding saying the current system is unfair.
SPRINGFIELD -- State school officials are asking the legislature for a more than $1 billion increase in funding.
Update: 5:32 pm, 1/19/14, Sunday DANVILLE -- Shopping for school clothes may be a little different for some parents this year.
SPRINGFIELD -- School districts in our area say they don't get as much state funding as they should, so a group of lawmakers is trying to make a change.
CHAMPAIGN -- School leaders are trying to make it easier for parents to pick their kids' school.
SPRINGFIELD -- Report cards for state schools came out this week.
CHAMPAIGN -- Unit 4 is having one last hurrah before students head back to class Monday.
CHAMPAIGN -- State schools are going to be short on state funds this year.