The State We’re In (2010-2019)



A signature publication of Advance Illinois, The State We’re In: A Report on Public Education in Illinois measures Illinois’ educational performance from early childhood through postsecondary.

PDF Report (PDF)

2019 Executive Summary (PDF)

2019 Regional Analysis (PDF)

2019 Report Website

The State We’re In 2019 Launch

On October 15, 2019, Advance Illinois released The State We’re In 2019: A Report on Public Education in Illinois. Bill Daley and Robin Steans highlight the findings from the report during a launch event at City Club Chicago.

Springfield Luncheon

On November 7, 2019, Advance Illinois, in collaboration with Board Member Dr. Harry Berman, hosted a community conversation on The State We’re In 2019. The event took place at the Sangamo Club, Springfield, IL.

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