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Education

  • 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
  • Addison Trail, Willowbrook students study physics aboard cardboard boats

    Addison Trail and Willowbrook high school physics students participated in a Cardboard Regatta on May 18.
    June 1, 2016 - 3:04 pm
  • 19 apply for Glen Ellyn District 41 board vacancy

    GLEN ELLYN – Former Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education member William DiFabio is one of 19 candidates who have applied to fill a vacancy ...
    June 1, 2016 - 12:01 pm
  • Lemont students plant trees to help planet

    SUBURBAN LIFE MEDIALEMONT – Students throughout District 113A schools planted 19 trees at McCarthy P ...
    May 31, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Crystal Lake South High School gives WWII veteran's family diploma on his behalf

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Nearly 500 graduating Crystal Lake South High School seniors crossed the stage Saturday, but one graduate was only there in spirit.
    May 29, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Lemont Educational Foundation unveils grants

    LEMONTThe Lemont High School Educational Foundation has committed to supporting 13 grants for nearly ...
    May 28, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Larson: Growth mindset makes a difference

    A student's intrinsic motivation is what deeply impacts learning. We are discovering from research that a key driver that influences and impacts a stu ...
    May 27, 2016 - 3:04 pm
  • Glenbard West science addition nears completion

    GLEN ELLYN – As a retired Glenbard West High School English teacher, Glenbard Township High School District 87 board member Judith Weinstock said she ...
    May 27, 2016 - 6:49 am
  • La Grange School District 102 to host fundraisers with area businesses

    LA GRANGE – La Grange School District 102 is hosting two upcoming fundraisers in partnership with area businesses.
    May 26, 2016 - 2:30 pm
  • St. Mary of Gostyn’s First Grade program surpasses expectations

    Are all First Grade programs alike?  Not by a long shot.  Parents expect their first grader to be exposed to an age-appropriate curriculum that will p ...
    May 26, 2016 - 8:18 am
  • Illinois First Lady visits Jefferson Early Childhood Center in Wheaton

    WHEATON – Illinois First Lady Diana Rauner visited Jefferson Early Childhood Center in Wheaton on May 19 as part of a trip to DuPage County to learn m ...
    May 25, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Cuts help erase $11 million College of DuPage budget deficit

    Across the board budget cuts have helped the College of DuPage erase a projected $11 million deficit in its 2017 budget.
    May 25, 2016 - 11:34 pm
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