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Education

  • District 205 talks state education funding with leaders

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 tackled the topic of state education funding during a forum Monday.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 4:22 pm
  • Addison KinderCare director builds school in Dominican Republic

    ADDISON – Susan Barrons' recent mission to the Dominican Republic was all about helping increase access to education there. Now that she's back home, ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 4:10 pm
  • Morton seniors targeted for Junior Achievement programs

    CICERO – Junior Achievement of Chicago announced it has received a grant from the Taco Bell Foundation for Teens that will be used to teach Junior Ach ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 3:43 pm
  • COD Faculty Association: "Bad relationship" with Breuder led to no confidence vote

    GLEN ELLYN – The College of DuPage Faculty Association has released details about its September vote on no confidence in college President Robert Breu ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 4:31 pm
  • DuPage 4-H Club to host annual International Night

    DuPage residents will get a chance to stroll through more than a dozen countries and learn more about them – and their cuisine – Friday at the annual ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 10:09 am
  • Floral symphony returning to Glenbard South

    GLEN ELLYN – Spring may still be a couple weeks away, but that’s not stopping the annual Floral Symphony at Glenbard South High School from brightenin ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 9:34 am
  • St. Mary of Gostyn Students Thank Downers Grove Police

    Police officers are an important component of any community.  They protect the lives and property of all citizens.  Police work can be physically dema ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 8:30 am
  • Batavia Access TV adds new, student-focused program

    BATAVIA – Batavia Access TV has added a new, student-focused program to its weekly lineup.“After the ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 7:34 pm
  • State legislators eye school funding reform

    ST. CHARLES – State Sen. Karen McConnaughay, R-St. Charles, said she doesn’t believe the newly introduced School Funding Reform Act of 2015 is a way t ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 7:16 pm
  • Wheaton North hosts DuPage County spelling bee

    WHEATON – Perlustrate. Stymieing. Inselberg. Picaresque. Hard enough to spell on their own, a group ...
    March 2, 2015 - 8:32 pm
  • Board discusses logo, PARCC testing

    LEMONT – The Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A Board of Education saw presentations on a possible new logo for the district and the new s ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 6:40 pm
  • Typewriters to tablets: What changes in education, technology mean for kids today

    At quick glance, Amy Geyer’s first-grade classroom doesn’t look much different than classrooms from decades past.
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 5:29 pm
  • Lemont schools on lockdown after loud noise

    LEMONT – Administrators at River Valley and Oakwood schools put the schools on lockdown at 11:30 a.m. this morning after staff were concerned by a l ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 1:39 pm
  • Batavia School Board 101 votes to become part of STEM Partnership School

    BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 Board members Tuesday voted 4-2 to become a part of the John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School based at Aurora U ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 9:11 pm
  • District 41 board votes to build 4 new classrooms, remove portables

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 has voted to build four additional classrooms at Churchill Elementary School to eliminate the last of the p ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 6:21 pm
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