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Education

  • Former Glen Ellyn District 41 board member returning to board

    GLEN ELLYN – Former Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education member William DiFabio will be returning to the board.
    June 8, 2016 - 6:58 am
  • Jacobs High School grad to receive $2,500 scholarship

    CARPENTERSVILLE – A Jacobs High School graduate was one of five students in the state to be selected to receive a $2,500 cash grant through the Back 2 ...
    June 6, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • Three McHenry County College employees honored for excellence

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Three McHenry County College employees have received the annual National Institute of Staff and Organizational Development’s Excellence ...
    June 5, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • School District 300 chief academic officer to take superintendent job in California

    ALGONQUIN – After a year as Algonquin-based Community Unit School District 300’s chief academic officer, Benjamin Churchill is moving to the sunny bea ...
    June 5, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Woodstock High School teacher retires to join McHenry County environmental group

    WOODSTOCK – A longtime Woodstock Community Unit School District 200 teacher, with a propensity for projects intersecting conservation and education, i ...
    June 5, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • Glen Ellyn District 41 board to appoint new member

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education members are set to appoint a new board member June 6 to fill a vacancy on the board.
    June 3, 2016 - 1:52 pm
  • Downers Grove students receive Evans caddy scholarships

    DOWNERS GROVE – Three local students and golf caddies were recently awarded a full housing and tuition scholarship, according to a news release from t ...
    June 3, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Woodstock School District 200 pushing to up access to AP classes in pilot program

    WOODSTOCK – When Woodstock High School sophomore Vanessa Tapia found out one of her teachers recommended her for an Advanced Placement class, she felt ...
    June 3, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Longtime La Grange School District 102 teachers retire

    Two teachers with a combined 66 years working at Congress Park School in Brookfield plan to retire at the end of this school year.
    June 6, 2016 - 7:35 am
  • Rauner calls for new funding formula for school districts

    ITASCA – Gov. Bruce Rauner said he is appalled Illinois ranks last among states for state share of school funding.
    June 3, 2016 - 7:10 am
  • Downers Grove District 58 teachers, parents meet over curriculum issues

    DOWNERS GROVE – Parents and concerned residents met recently with teachers from Downers Grove District 58 to talk about a “crisis” in one of the most ...
    June 2, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • NEW 200 Education Foundation becomes Student Excellence Foundation

    WHEATON – As part of an effort to better reflect its purpose and audience, the NEW 200 Education Foundation has undergone a rebranding campaign to bec ...
    June 2, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Bernotas Middle School, Crystal Lake District 47 students celebrate last day of schools

    CRYSTAL LAKE – In anticipation of the final school bell of the year, Bernotas Middle School students congregated together Thursday to swap yearbooks a ...
    June 2, 2016 - 5:51 pm
  • York High School principal Diana Smith retires, remembered for community activism

    ELMHURST – For York High School Principal Diana Smith, retirement is not the end of her career as an educator, but the beginning of a new chapter of h ...
    June 3, 2016 - 7:14 am
  • Kaneland High School Madrigal group heads to Spain

    After fundraising long and hard for a trip they felt would never get here, it is now just around the corner. The Kaneland High School Madrigals are go ...
    June 2, 2016 - 9:25 am
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