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  • Lake schools could face $1.2 million in fines for class size violations

    Lake schools could face $1.2 million in fines for class size violations
    The Lake County school district could face more than $1.2 million in fines for once again exceeding constitutional class-size requirements — the highest penalty in the state other than Miami-Dade. Lake — the only Central Florida district out...
  • Illinois falls short in $20 million effort to develop 1,000 teachers

    Illinois falls short in $20 million effort to develop 1,000 teachers
    The state has spent more than $20 million in the past decade to develop 1,000 teachers who would work in distressed public schools and boost the number of minority educators in Illinois. But since the Grow Your Own Teacher program was launched in...
  • Parents call for more recess for school kids

    Parents call for more recess for school kids
    Recess, back when I was a kid, was a regular, daily part of the school day, just like lunch, a time for swinging on monkey bars or playing kickball. Today, in many Florida schools, its a short and occasional thing, scheduled a few times a week for 10 or...
  • Asia Society Selects Simsbury Chinese Class For Educational Video

    SIMSBURY — A Simsbury High School Chinese class was one of seven selected from across the country to be featured in an instructional video lesson for Chinese language teachers throughout the world. The video lesson, taught by SHS Chinese teacher...
  • Students At Hartford School To Be Relocated Amid Contaminant Testing

    Students At Hartford School To Be Relocated Amid Contaminant Testing
    HARTFORD — Clark Elementary School students and teachers will be relocated to three city schools next week as the district investigates the source of contaminants detected in Clark's building, Superintendent Beth Schiavino-Narvaez said Friday....
  • District 70 will offer free, full-day kindergarten next year

    District 70 will offer free, full-day kindergarten next year
    Libertyville School District 70 will begin offering full-day kindergarten next year to all students at no extra charge after school board members deemed the district's three-year, fee-based pilot program a success. Board members voted 6-1 Monday, Dec....
  • Lombard School District 44 hires new superintendent

    Lombard School District 44 hires new superintendent
    A new superintendent is heading to Lombard Elementary School District 44. The board has hired Michael Robey as superintendent, effective July 1, 2015. Robey will earn a salary of $197,000 a year. Robey is replacing two interim superintendents, Kenneth...
  • In Central Florida, few teachers serve on school boards

    MINNEOLA — On his last day teaching kindergarten at Grassy Lake Elementary School, Marc Dodd coaxes his class of 18 students to quiet down at their desks. "Macaroni and cheese!" he chants. "Everybody freeze!" the children respond, stopping what...
  • Lafayette men, women announce recruiting classes

    Lafayette men, women announce recruiting classes
    Lafayette men have announced a three-member group for the class of 2019, while the women are bringing in two recruits. “This is a nice class coming in and will fill a lot of the positions that we’re losing at the end of the season,”...
  • Flu bug leads to high absentee rate in Oak Park elementary schools

    Flu bug leads to high absentee rate in Oak Park elementary schools
    Nearly 600 students and staff in Oak Park Elementary District 97 schools were absent on Monday due to illness, with most suffering from flu-like symptoms, district officials said. A total of 563 students — or 9.5 percent of those currently...
  • Cerritos Elementary named award finalist

    Cerritos Elementary named award finalist
    Cerritos Elementary is one of 22 schools in the country to become a finalist for an award handed out by the National Center for Urban School Transformation, which recognizes schools in metropolitan areas with high student achievement. The awards go to...