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  • Glenbard South students send Valentine's Day wishes to veterans

    GLEN ELLYN – Glenbard South High School junior Jo Nenova smiled as she stamped hearts on a Valentine's Day card and handed it to World War II veteran ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 6:36 pm
  • Reading Specialists challenge students at St. Joan of Arc Catholic School

    Teachers exert a great deal of influence on a student’s learning experience.  The more educated, involved, and experienced teachers, as part of a unit ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 12:18 pm
  • McHenry High School District 156's Food for Thought program provides for students in need

    McHENRY – Teachers can recognize when a student is struggling with math. They also can recognize when a student might be struggling with food insecuri ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 11:23 pm
  • New COD president talks about collaborations at League of Women Voters meeting

    GLEN ELLYN – New College of DuPage President Ann Rondeau recognizes the college's district extends far beyond its main campus in Glen Ellyn.
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • Berwyn police, fire train school staff to use tourniquets

    BERWYN – Berwyn elementary school employees are learning how and when to apply a tourniquet to stop heavy bleeding through training by the city's poli ...
    Feb. 10, 2017 - 8:43 am
  • Palzet: Facilities planning for the 21st century: Modernizing school learning environments

    There is a saying, “Failing to plan is planning to fail,” and the Pleasantdale Board of Education takes this saying seriously. Over the course of the ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 6:00 am
  • Fox River Grove School District 3 optimistic about social-emotional learning curriculum

    FOX RIVER GROVE – During their sustained silent reading period, a handful of eighth-grade students at Fox River Grove Middle School stood in the hall ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 11:28 pm
  • U.S. Rep. Lipinski nominates 3 Lemont students for U.S. service academies

    Three students from Lemont have been nominated by U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski, D-Western Springs, for admission to the U.S. service academies, according to ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 3:07 pm
  • Woodstock School District 200 survey respondents prioritize programming over consolidation

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock Community Unit School District 200 parents and other Woodstock-area residents are concerned more about educational programming t ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 7:36 pm
  • Woodstock North High School Assistant Principal Steven Rick dies over weekend

    WOODSTOCK – If a person could survive on love alone, Steven Rick could have lived forever, his family members said.
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 11:33 pm
  • Morton College undergoes reorganization

    CICERO – Three administrators will transition to new roles and two positions will not be filled following the departure of Morton College Provost Mudd ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 11:45 pm
  • Wheaton College panel addresses election, divisions within society

    WHEATON – White evangelical Christians overwhelmingly voted for Donald Trump in November's presidential election.
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 12:57 pm
  • District 89 board agrees to delay proposed boundary changes

    GLEN ELLYN – The Community Consolidated School District 89 Board of Education on Feb. 4 agreed with the recommendation of Superintendent Emily Tammaru ...
    Feb. 4, 2017 - 1:58 pm
  • District 89 superintendent recommends delaying boundary changes

    GLEN ELLYN – Community Consolidated School District 89 Superintendent Emily Tammaru is recommending that proposed boundary changes for the district be ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 5:46 pm
  • District 89 parents voice concerns about proposed boundary changes

    GLEN ELLYN – Community Consolidated School District 89 parents upset about a proposal to redraw the district's boundaries to deal with its surging enr ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 8:19 am