Support for Early Literacy

The Right to Read Act is a solution to help more Illinois students become proficient readers. We need your voice to help continue the momentum. Act now!

Our Mission

Stand for Children is a unique catalyst for education equity and racial justice, to create a brighter future for us all. Join us in standing up for families in your community.

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Equitable Funding

Investing in Evidence-Based Funding is critical to ensure schools have stable, reliable funding that can sustainably fund schools year after year. The last thing schools need now is more uncertainty. Learn more about EBF and hear more stories from across the state.


high school students are bullied


students attend underfunded schools


high school grads go out-of-state