On April 30, 2020, the Governor issued another executive order (2020-32) that, in part, opened up school buildings to allow for the pickup of student belongings. Executive Order 2020-32 can be read here. It also contains a number of other requirements and expands the type of businesses that can reopen for work, although schools have always been [...]
Recently, over 13,000 schools across the nation have been receiving a notification from a major education publishing and assessment service provider, that their student and employee data was inadvertently accessed in a data breach. The data in question appears to have been limited to student or employee names, student dates of birth, and email addresses. [...]
Can You Post Your Prevailing Wage Rates Resolution on the School District’s Website Instead of Publishing in the Newspaper?
Every year in June, Illinois public school districts adopt a resolution regarding the prevailing rate of wages to be paid in the locality as required by the Prevailing Wage Act. Until now, districts also had to publish a notification in a local newspaper regarding that determination. In 2017, the Illinois legislature adopted Public Act 100-154, [...]