Illinois Board of Higher Education http://northernpublicradio.org en Universities Balance Funding with Student Performance http://northernpublicradio.org/post/universities-balance-funding-student-performance <p>Illinois' public colleges and universities are still trying to work with a new law that ties state funding to student performance. But it hasn't been easy to measure performance in a way that's equally valid across the state's dozen public university campuses. Illinois' program is specifically meant to reward schools that help low-income students, and those from the first generation in their family to go to college.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 15 Jan 2013 12:25:39 +0000 WNIJ 24029 at http://northernpublicradio.org Universities Balance Funding with Student Performance