In order to implement Illinois Global Scholar, legislation was introduced in the Illinois House by Representative Cynthia Soto of Chicago as HB 2983, and was introduced in the Illinois Senate by Representative Kimberly A. Lightford as SB 2469. HB 2983 has now been signed by Governor Rauner and enacted as Public Act 99-0780!!
Thanks you to everybody who submitted witness slips in support of Illinois Global Scholar. Check back soon for information about supporting Illinois Global Scholar with the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE)
Interested In Joining the Effort?
Contact us at IllinoisGlobalScholar@gmail.com for more ways to become involved!