Glenn Minnis

Glenn Minnis is a contributor to The Center Square.

Public Education
Higher graduation rates in Illinois don’t show full picture, critics say

(The Center Square) – Illinois saw its highest graduation rate in more than a decade last year, according to the Illinois Report Card. Yet critics are wondering if the state’s… Read More

June 28, 2023
More support for resolution critical of using schools to house homeless migrants

(The Center Square) – U.S. Rep. Mary Miller, R-IL, argues Republicans have a good reason for proposing a non-binding resolution that rebukes the use of public schools or buildings to… Read More

June 23, 2023
Poll finds most Illinois residents support school choice

(The Center Square) – More than six out of every 10 Illinois voters support a system that includes school choice, with nearly 70% of all parents polled in the… Read More

May 2, 2023
Legislation, Public Education
Chicago Public Schools takes over successful charter school, which vows legal fight

(The Center Square) – Nationally recognized Urban Prep Academy will now be under the control of the Chicago Public School system after state education officials rejected the nonprofit’s appeal of… Read More

April 24, 2023
60% of voters avoid talking about controversial issues like gender identity

(The Center Square) – Nearly six out of every 10 voters admit they are now staying quiet about certain issues in order to keep the peace and avoid conflict, a… Read More

April 3, 2023