Dr. Gerald Lordan is a Social Studies teacher for Fenwick High School. He joined Dan and Amy to talk about the obligation teachers have to parents and society to help students learn to become civic minded Americans.
The Illinois Senate may have voted to override Gov. Bruce Rauner's amendatory veto of a bill that rewrites the school funding formula, but that doesn't mean a resolution of the issue is imminent. The House now gets 15 days to take up the measure.
Gov. Bruce Rauner is now calling on the leaders in Springfield to release a bill that reforms public school funding in the state. The governor says he will not sign into law a new school funding formula bill unless money is moved from Chicago Public Schools to other districts.