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Education

  • College of DuPage to host senior seminars

    Continuing Education at the College of DuPage will host a series of four free seminars designed to educate seniors on a variety of issues and challeng ...
    March 22, 2016 - 1:09 pm
  • Downers Grove District 58 officially expands all-day kindergarten to all schools

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove School District 58 Board of Education recently approved the implementation of the Optional Kindergarten Enrichment a ...
    March 21, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Counselor Institute Day at College of DuPage draws counselors from area schools

    GLEN ELLYN – Speakers Chelsea Biggs (left), interim youth programs manager for Screening for Mental Health Inc., and Jan Tkaczyk, national director fo ...
    March 18, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • St. Francis High School students present 'Godspell 2012'

    WHEATON – St. Francis High School performing arts students will put on "Godspell 2012" this weekend through March 20, according to a news release from ...
    March 18, 2016 - 4:45 pm
  • Bids approved for Crystal Lake South High School bleachers reconfiguration

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Work to build onto the east bleachers at Crystal Lake South High School should begin toward the end of next month, Community High Schoo ...
    March 18, 2016 - 4:17 pm
  • Morton West, East to put on theater productions

    Morton West High School in Berwyn will present "The Diary of Anne Frank" March 18 through 20.Perform ...
    March 18, 2016 - 4:05 pm
  • Ability Awareness Month fuels understanding at Valley View School District

    ROMEOVILLE – Valley View’s Secondary Transition Experience Program launched Ability Awareness Month with an assembly in which school officials encoura ...
    March 18, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Citizens' Council of La Grange launches inaugural community survey

    LA GRANGE – The Citizens' Council of La Grange launched its inaugural survey this month asking residents to weigh in on everything from local schools ...
    March 18, 2016 - 5:03 pm
  • Teens from West Chicago High School win state LifeSmarts titles

    WEST CHICAGOThe West Chicago Community High School team captured Illinois’ LifeSmarts championship b ...
    March 18, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • DuPage County State's Attorney: College of DuPage board violated Open Meetings Act in 2014

    DuPage County State's Attorney Robert Berlin filed a complaint March 17 that the College of DuPage Board of Trustees violated the Open Meetings Act wh ...
    March 21, 2016 - 6:27 pm
  • Local school districts participate in effort to raise awareness for music education

    Groups of third-, fourth- and fifth-graders excitedly filed into the multipurpose room at Kaneland Blackberry Creek Elementary School on a recent Frid ...
    March 17, 2016 - 9:51 pm
  • Berwyn students spend day with Honest Abe

    BERWYN – Abraham Lincoln visits Jefferson Elementary School in Berwyn on Feb. 29 to speak with students about the Civil War, the abolition of slavery, ...
    March 17, 2016 - 5:57 pm
  • Collective bargaining underway in Riverside Brookfield District 208

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Brookfield Township High School District 208 Board of Education and the Riverside Brookfield Education Association conducted ...
    March 17, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Focus 205 findings presented to Elmhurst District 205 Board of Education

    ELMHURST – After hosting four community workshops, District 205 recently presented the findings of the Focus 205 initiative to the Board of Education.
    March 17, 2016 - 12:54 pm
  • St. Mary of Gostyn Catholic School Makes A Difference For Families

    The decision to send your children to Catholic school isn’t one to be made lightly.  There are many considerations to keep in mind, including convenie ...
    March 17, 2016 - 7:00 am
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