The Wayne & White County Farm Bureaus are pleased to announce that Katie Peters has joined their team as their new Ag Literacy Coordinator. Katie will be responsible for presenting agricultural lessons to students in 13 elementary schools through the two counties. Katie will... Read More.
Secretary of State and State Librarian Jesse White is awarding nearly five million dollars in Adult Literacy Grants to help develop and enhance reading, math, writing and English language skills. White says, “An estimated 2.1 million Illinoisans need adult literacy and/or English language instruction.” ... Read More.
Illinois Treasurer Michael Frerichs today announced a partnership with Econ Illinois to help improve financial literacy among Illinois students. The announcement was made during Money Smart Week at the Federal Reserve Bank in Chicago. “We are excited to partner with Econ Illinois to promote Illinois’... Read More.