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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Illinois schools eliminating zero-tolerance policiesof days students are pulled from classrooms and encourage school administrators
Illinois schools eliminating zero-tolerance policies
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 6 days ago
of days students are pulled from classrooms and encourage school administrators to use suspensions as a last resort. Sen. Kimberly Lightford sponsored the law. The Chicago Democrat says she wants it to help schools think more about how to keep... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois schools eliminating zero-tolerance policiesresort. “So it becomes a school system that says, ‘What can we do to keep this
Illinois schools eliminating zero-tolerance policies
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
resort. “So it becomes a school system that says, ‘What can we do to keep this student in an academic setting?’” said Sen. Kimberly Lightford, a Chicago Democrat who sponsored the legislation. Illinois lawmakers passed the bill with overwhelming... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois schools eliminating zero-tolerance policiesit becomes a school system that says, ‘What can we do to keep this student in a
Illinois schools eliminating zero-tolerance policies
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
it becomes a school system that says, ‘What can we do to keep this student in an academic setting?’ ” said Sen. Kimberly Lightford, a Chicago Democrat who sponsored the legislation. Illinois lawmakers passed the bill with overwhelming... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Illinois schools eliminating zero-tolerance policiesit becomes a school system that says, ‘What can we do to keep this student in a
Illinois schools eliminating zero-tolerance policies
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
it becomes a school system that says, ‘What can we do to keep this student in an academic setting?’ ” said Sen. Kimberly Lightford, a Chicago Democrat who sponsored the legislation. Illinois lawmakers passed the bill with overwhelming... Read more
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Daily Herald
Illinois schools eliminating zero-tolerance policiesresort. "So it becomes a school system that says, 'What can we do to keep this
Illinois schools eliminating zero-tolerance policies
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
resort. "So it becomes a school system that says, 'What can we do to keep this student in an academic setting?'" said Sen. Kimberly Lightford, a Chicago Democrat who sponsored the legislation. Illinois lawmakers passed the bill with overwhelming... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Illinois schools eliminating zero-tolerance policiesFile - In this Feb. 3, 2015, file photo, Illinois Sen. Kimberly Lightford, D-We
Illinois schools eliminating zero-tolerance policies
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
File - In this Feb. 3, 2015, file photo, Illinois Sen. Kimberly Lightford, D-Westchester, speaks with reporters during a news conference at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. Illinois schools are now required to limit long-term... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Rauner Vetoes $15 Wage for Caregivers, Expanded Child Caredisappointed that the governor chose to turn his back on parents working to giv
Rauner Vetoes $15 Wage for Caregivers, Expanded Child Care
NBC Chicago / Posted 26 days ago
disappointed that the governor chose to turn his back on parents working to give their children a better life," said Sen. Kimberly Lightford, D-Maywood, who sponsored the bill. Rauner said such a large expansion could threaten the child care... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Rauner vetoes $15 wage for caregivers, expanded child caredisappointed that the governor chose to turn his back on parents working to giv
Rauner vetoes $15 wage for caregivers, expanded child care
Daily Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
disappointed that the governor chose to turn his back on parents working to give their children a better life,” said Sen. Kimberly Lightford, D-Maywood, who sponsored the bill. Rauner said such a large expansion could threaten the child care... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner vetoes $15/hour wage for caregivers of developmentally disabledthe governor chose to turn his back on parents working to give their children a
Rauner vetoes $15/hour wage for caregivers of developmentally disabled
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
the governor chose to turn his back on parents working to give their children a better life," said sponsoring state Sen. Kimberly Lightford, D-Maywood. Rauner said such a large expansion could ultimately threaten the child care program... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois can't afford to take care of those in needthe governor chose to turn his back on parents working to give their children a
Illinois can't afford to take care of those in need
SaukValley.com / Posted 28 days ago
the governor chose to turn his back on parents working to give their children a better life,” said sponsoring state Sen. Kimberly Lightford, D-Maywood. Rauner said such a large expansion could ultimately threaten the child care program... Read more
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