Release: August 19, 2008
This Report explains Illinois' basic school funding formula, and the consequences that formula has had for school districts across the state in areas of significant concern, including student achievement and teacher quality.
Illinois Fiscal System: Frequently Asked Questions
Release: April 4, 2007
Answers to frequently asked questions about Illinois' fiscal system
Funding a Quality Education Requires Fiscal Reform
Release: February 28, 2007
This Fact Sheet provides information on how Illinois could reform its fiscal system to provide equitable education funding.
Issue Brief: Illinois' School Funding Formula and General State Aid
Release: August 1, 2006
This Brief provides information on how K-12 public education is funded in Illinois.