Study Shows Illinoisans Are Worried About Teacher Shortage
March 10, 2022 11:01AM CST
Illinoisans are concerned about a teacher shortage in the state that has been made worse by the COVID-19 pandemic. The concerns were expressed in the Illinois Education Association’s fourth annual State of Education report. The results also show residents are strongly in favor of honest teaching of American history in schools, including slavery and racism. A majority of Illinois residents believe funding for Illinois schools should increase.