In 2017, the future of school funding reform is a key issue in Illinois government, among stakeholders, and in the March/April 2017 issue of The Illinois School Board Journal
. IASB Deputy Executive Director Ben Schwarm comments in "Funding reform won't work without funding
." Also in this issue, "It's all relative
" revisits a long-running series on public school administrator salaries, written again this year by Lora Wolff and Dean Halverson from Western Illinois University.