Local school superintendents heard from administrators at the University of Illinois during a meeting on strengthening ties between schools and the U of I system. Present at the meeting were, from left, Bremen District 228 Superintendent Brad Sikora; University of Illinois System President Timothy Killeen; State Rep. Debbie Meyers-Martin, D-Olympia Fields; Rich District 227 Superintendent Johnnie Thomas; University of Illinois-Chicago Interim Chancellor Javier Reyes; and Homewood-Flossmoor District 233 Superintendent Dr. Scott Wakeley. (Provided photo)
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H-F superintendent meets with U of I leaders

District 233 Superintendent Scott Wakeley met with University of Illinois leaders Sept. 8 getting a chance to stress the need for an “educator pipeline” and the need for college affordability.

U of I System President Timothy L. Killeen and University of Illinois-Chicago Interim Chancellor Javier Reyes listened to superintendents from three south suburban districts – H-F District 233, Rich District 227 and Bremen District 228 – as part of their listening tour taking them to communities across the state.

Local school superintendents heard from administrators at the University of Illinois during a meeting on strengthening ties . . .

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