WBEZ brings you unbiased news and information. Sign up for our newsletters to stay up to date on the stories that matter.We explore why our youngest students may not be getting the best preschool experience- and what needs to change in the classroom and at home. The Chicago Architecture Foundation is updating something called the Wacker Manual and making it into a graphic novel. For the past 15 years, high school students in Illinois have taken the ACT, just like many other students in the Midwest. But now, there’s a new college entrance exam in town: The SAT. We examine the differences and how this move will affect students. Plus, we look at the popularity of an elementary school course on Mexican Mariachi music.