Education for a Stronger Illinois

A civil society does its level best to extend educational opportunities to all of its people. Education lifts people out of poverty, provides positive change in communities, and propels a society forward.

An educated workforce is vital to the overall health of Illinois' economy. Small business and large need trained workers to innovate and fulfill a vast array of necessary functions. Skilled workers also become empowered consumers and able tax payers. An educated workforce is one of the most important facets of society that a government can work to serve.

Illinois needs and deserves nothing less than soild educational opportunities accessible by all of its people.