Following the Chicago Board of Education’s resolution to move away from public option schools, Stand for Children commissioned a poll asking voters to weigh in. 82% of voters believe CPS families should be able to choose the right public school for their student.
Education equity cannot be achieved without adequate funding, which is why Stand fights for equitable school funding for all students.
It is a fundamental injustice that in the state of Illinois only 35% of 4th grade students are proficient or advanced readers.
We stand with Illinois children and their families against the economic injustice of juvenile court fees and fines.
Stand works to improve equitable access to advanced courses for students across the state.
Teach Kindness makes schools safer, more supportive learning environments by equipping educators to teach students the skills to be kind to themselves and others.
Stand supports candidates who are committed to fighting for education equity and racial justice to create a brighter future for us all.