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Students need to 'know that they are seen'
May. 8, 2015
Sonia Wang's parents wanted her to become a lawyer or doctor, but instead she became a teacher. And it's all because of something that happened when she was just nine years old.
Bilingual pre-school teacher describes the state of education
Dec. 18, 2014
Iveth Romano is a mom, a pre-school teacher and also takes classes at the City Colleges of Chicago.
CPS pilots school lunch composting
Jun. 4, 2014
Students at Blaine Elementary School collect their scraps to divert waste from the lunch room.
“Heroin, LLC” (Story 4 of 9): Movie shows face of Naperville drug use
Dec. 10, 2013
Two high school students produced ‘Neuqua on Drugs’ almost two years ago in response to heroin deaths, but police say drug use is probably about the same.
Chicago students illustrate effects of gang, gun violence
Oct. 25, 2013
Richard J Daley Elementary Academy sits directly across from Cornell Square Park, where 13 people were wounded in a shooting last month.
Illinois House approves bill on comprehensive sex ed
Apr. 18, 2013
Illinois students, get ready for more banana condom demonstrations.
At rally to oppose school closings, police ticket 127
Mar. 27, 2013
Civil disobedience: More than 100 protesters led away by police at a rally protesting Chicago Public Schools proposal to close 54 schools.
College students who cheat do more harm to themselves than they realize
Sep. 20, 2012
Cheating in college reflects how some students view higher education and needs our urgent attention.
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