One of the top administrators for the Milwaukee schools will be the next superintendent for the Rock Island School District. Friday the board of education announced the hiring of Doctor Reginald Lawrence - he will replace Mike Oberhaus who's retiring next summer.
Leaders of the Davenport School District will have to make some tough decisions during the next year and-a-half. The state's School Budget Review Committee has ordered them to reduce spending by 13 million dollars by June of 2020.
Augustana College students, faculty, and staff are preparing for a big change next year. Starting in the fall of 2019, Augustana will switch from tri-mesters to a semester schedule, matching most other colleges in the nation.