Tips for parents of college-bound students

If you are a parent of a child headed to high school or college, you probably have a list of questions already formulating in your head: Which school is right for us? How do I make sure my child is academically and socially prepared? Are all these honor classes really worth it? Read...

 

Chicago schools using dynamic approaches to learning

Educators are rising to the challenge and keeping kids engaged through innovation and creativity Read...

 

Schools teach to a wide range of learning styles

Chicago area schools know that approaching a student as an individual is key to accommodating various learning styles. Read...

 

Creative ideas for fundraisers at your kid's school

Chicago area schools share some of their fundraising success stories. Read...

 

Chicago area faith-based schools teach beyond the books

As teachers at many public schools frantically teach through the fast-paced curriculums of subjects such as math and science, the staff at faith-based schools throughout the area are realizing the need to teach their students more. Read...

 

Focus on nutrition boosts grades, students’ health in Chicago and suburbs

More and more schools are realizing the importance of school meal programs and are changing to meet kids' needs. Read...

 

Schools teaching tech-savvy kids digital literacy

The Common Core Curriculum Standards identify digital literacy and research as important components of a strong curriculum so Chicago area schools are exploring a variety of approaches when it comes to teaching digital literacy. Read...

 

Day camping family-style

If your family is ready to explore Chicago, but you need a little help getting started, sign up for a Family Day Camp. Read...

 

Advice for picking the right overnight summer camp for your kids

Finding the right camp to fit your individual child can take some time and research. Read...

 
 











 
 
 
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