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Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)

Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)
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  • School Vacation Apps

    Winter break is coming and is already here for some. While students look forward to closing their books for a few days, that doesn’t mean they should power down their iPads! Here are five mobile apps for elementary through high school students to...
  • Gearing up for senior year -- already

    Gearing up for senior year -- already
    My son is just barely through junior year, and he's already having to make Very Big Decisions about his future. It's enough to make MY head spin, and I'm an adult. He took his SAT on Saturday, with all the pressure that brings. In Florida, students...
  • Researchers work on building a model of calamity

    Researchers work on building a model of calamity
    For openers, a hurricane will likely be unleashed on one neighborhood in Anne Arundel County, and then the disasters will spread from there. The storm will lash the area with heavy rain, whipping wind, floodwater and power outages, causing road closings...
  • Mount Prospect District 57 union votes to strike

    Mount Prospect District 57 union votes to strike
    Teachers in Mount Prospect School District 57 voted last night to strike, according to school district and union officials. Ninety-seven percent of the 150 members of the Mount Prospect Education Association who met off-site last night said they would...
  • Mount Prospect D57 union votes to strike

    Mount Prospect D57 union votes to strike
    Teachers in Mount Prospect School District 57 voted Friday to strike, according to school district and union officials. Ninety-seven percent of the 150 members of the Mount Prospect Education Association who met off-site last night said they would...
  • Salt Lake City parents fume: What were school lunch workers thinking?

    As thousands of parents fume online, Utah school officials put a cafeteria manager and supervisor of a Salt Lake City elementary school on leave after the lunch food trays of 40 children were taken away and thrown out because there was no money in the...
  • Mailbag: Stop punishing and use the scandal to teach

    As a public school teacher for 30 years, I have been interested in the recent Corona del Mar High cheating scandal. Some letters have taken the stance that the students expelled from CdM should not be allowed to attend Newport Harbor High. (Full...
  • New principal selected for DG South

    New principal selected for DG South
    Downers Grove's high school district has selected a current administrator to take the helm at South High School this fall, while new administrators will start with the elementary school district later this year. Ed Schwartz, South's associate...
  • Polar vortex gives CPS an 'Abe-portunity'

     
    Like most area youths, Chicago Public Schools students have missed four days of classroom instruction so far this winter due to the brutal cold. But unlike most area youths, CPS students are still scheduled to get a day off on......
  • D120 names superintendent

    Kevin Myers has been named the new superintendent of Mundelein Consolidated High School District 120. Myers said he was drawn to Mundelein after seeing how involved the community and administration officials were in the selection of the new schools...
  • Cold pushing students' summer back

    Cold pushing students' summer back
    Another downside to the recent bitter cold: It's encroaching upon the glory of summer. As subzero temperatures again enveloped the North Shore on Monday and Tuesday, public schools in Highland Park and Deerfield remained closed. Extreme cold puts a...