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  • New 200 Foundation honors special district teachers

    WHEATON – Behind many lifelong learners and successful students, there is a teacher that made a difference.
    April 16, 2015 - 7:29 pm
  • District 41 book club connects Latino parents (with video)

    GLEN ELLYN – District 41's Department of Bilingual and ELL Services is seeking to strengthen outreach efforts with Latino families through its Latino ...
    April 18, 2015 - 10:22 am
  • Hillcrest students raising money to build well in South Sudan

    DOWNERS GROVE – Books have the power to change someone's life.Thanks to students at Hillcrest Elemen ...
    April 16, 2015 - 7:13 pm
  • District 99 facility upgrades could cost $100M

    DOWNERS GROVE – Community High School District 99 is looking at potential facility upgrades that could top $100 million.
    April 16, 2015 - 6:52 pm
  • LT students to raise awareness of LGBT bullying with Day of Silence

    The halls of Lyons Township High School’s North and South campus will be a little quieter Friday as students join others nationally in a day of silenc ...
    April 16, 2015 - 5:02 pm
  • D-113A to replace carpeting and water heater at Old Quarry

    LEMONT – The Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A Board of Education approved the purchase of new carpeting and a water heater for Old Quarr ...
    April 16, 2015 - 5:01 pm
  • Ascolani joining more stable D-113A board

    LEMONT – Perhaps nothing better demonstrates the changed dynamic of the Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A Board of Education than the fac ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:29 pm
  • Snapshot: Roskam rocks the schoolhouse at Madison

    U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Ill., drops by Madison Elementary School on April 9 to talk with students and explain how a bill becomes a law. Roskam gave ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:18 pm
  • Gordon: Community may join the District 41 facilities conversation

    District 41 is in the process of exploring facilities plans options in hopes of creating space to support full-day kindergarten and improving the phys ...
    April 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • College of DuPage under federal investigation, trustee says school destroyed documents

    In an event signaling more trouble for the long-embattled College of DuPage, the U.S. Attorney's Office has issued a subpoena to the school for docume ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:44 pm
  • Kaneland considering leasing buses

    SUGAR GROVE – Kaneland School District 302’s bus fleet features more than a dozen buses that are more than 10 years old. Rather than buying replacemen ...
    April 15, 2015 - 8:30 pm
  • Wasco fifth-graders knit for a cause

    CAMPTON HILLS – Eleven-year-old Danny Sheen’s initial reaction to a classroom knitting project was one of skepticism.
    April 15, 2015 - 8:29 pm
  • Elmhurst teachers turn forum into teachable moment for students

    ELMHURST – For the last eight years, Elmhurst College has hosted its Governmental Forum as a way to create a conversation among civic leaders, local o ...
    April 15, 2015 - 4:39 pm
  • Johns: D33 supports early learning with award-winning program

    Beginning the week of April 13, the elementary schools of West Chicago Elementary School District 33 will begin the annual process of kindergarten reg ...
    April 15, 2015 - 10:29 am
  • Ashton: Library technology inspires 13-year-old's inventions

    Colin Crilly makes me smile. He’s a budding Thomas Edison. He embodies the creativity, imagination, confidence, and persistence of a master inventor a ...
    April 15, 2015 - 5:30 am
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