East STL High School Students Join Call For Illinois School Funding ReformSB 231 could come up for a vote in the Illinois Senate before this week is out.
Protests Target Racism, Debt at Southern Illinois UniversityUniversity and Carbondale police reported no arrests by Monday afternoon as participants chanted in a courtyard in the center of campus.
Newest STLCC Board of Trustees Member Not Qualified to Serve on PanelA day after swearing her in, the St. Louis Community College District Board of Trustees is trying to decide what to do about its newest member, who isn't qualified to hold her seat.
Lawsuit: 2 Missouri School Officials Slammed Girl to GroundA lawsuit says two white school officials in southeast Missouri slammed a black teenager to the ground three times, injuring her neck and back and requiring hospital treatment.
Eastern Illinois University Investigates Mumps OutbreakAn outbreak of mumps at Eastern Illinois University has affected about a dozen students.
'Threat in Wider Community' Places Local Schools on Lock-DownPolice were investigating a 911 phone call received in dispatch from a cellphone that left the line open.
UPDATE: Kirkwood High School Lock-Down LiftedKirkwood High School is on lock-down. All other schools in the Kirkwood School District are on lock-out, according to the school district.
Illinois Schools Receive $600 Million to Stay OpenSchools haven't received any money in at least 10 months, which is when this fiscal year started.
Illinois Impasse Sparks Fears of the Unthinkable: No SchoolIf it happens, it would be the most traumatic consequence of the impasse between Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and majority Democrats, and mark a new low for political dysfunction in the nation's fifth-largest state.
SIU-Carbondale Chancellor Condemns Racist VideoThe leader of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale is threatening legal action and condemning an anonymous YouTube video that calls for the lynching and beating of black students.
SIU-Edwardsville Students Call For End to Illinois Budget Impasse"We have citizens wondering why support of our future is being held captive."
Illinois Lawmakers Approve Higher-Ed FundsMetro East lawmakers applaud the effort to keep colleges and universities running amidst budget stalemate.