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" With two years of failed pandemic policies, an abysmal state schools report card, classroom activism/socialism replacing academics, and worrisome mental health stats of our youth, a sleeping giant has awakened and we go by 'Mom' and 'Dad'." -Shannon Adcock, Awake IL President
The Awake IL Parent Bill of Rights was announced during public comment
on April 20, 2022 to the Illinois State Board of Education.
Read Article: "Parents, local education officials push back against Illinois' public school policies"
Greg Bishop | Center Square.
"Îllinois is going to be the difference. We shape up our schools, we start lifting up the family unit, we start saving our children. It's going to be Illinois in the next two years that's going to be the catalyst for that change for this entire nation. I look forward to leading the way." - Darren Bailey, Candidate for IL Governor & First to Pledge Support
Gubernatorial candidate State Sen. Darren Bailey is the first to sign the Awake IL
pledge supporting parental rights.
On April 24, 2022, Sen. Bailey and wife Cindy discussed their efforts founding Full Armor Christian Academy and why they support empowering
parents and families throughout the state of Illinois.