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State releases guide to school reopening

By PETER HANCOCK Capitol News Illinois phancock@capitolnewsillinois.com SPRINGFIELD — Educators, students and families will face a host of new challenges in overcoming the learning loss that occurred over the past year of mostly remote learning as COVID-19 vaccines become more widely available and schools prepare to fully reopen for in-person learning. To aid in that…

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Pritzker signs economic equity package

By PETER HANCOCK Capitol News Illinois phancock@capitolnewsillinois.com SPRINGFIELD – Gov. JB Pritzker signed a package of four bills Tuesday, March 23, that made up the “economic access, equity and opportunity” pillar of the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus. Speaking at a bill-signing ceremony at the Union Baptist Church in Springfield, Pritzker said the legislative package would…

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