Another fantastic workshop at BHS ROE #28 today! Santa's STEM Workshop contained a lot of laughs and excitement, as well as ideas of standards aligned STEM activities that could be modified to reach specific grade levels! ... See MoreSee Less
The Illinois State Historical Society is offering the $1,000 Verna Ross Orndorff Scholarship award for the best 1,500-word essay written by an Illinois high school student. The subject matter of the essay is either Abraham Lincoln or the Civil War Era in Illinois. Essays must be submitted by January 15, 2019. For further details on the criteria and application information, please visit the following:
Hall High School's 21st Century Community Learning Center has a club called "Kickin' It with the Counselors". In this club, students begin college prep by working on applications, FAFSA, partaking in college visits, and prepping for the SAT.
Students are doing virtual tours of two colleges (pictured): Augustana and ISU. The intention of this lesson was to not only show two different colleges, but to also allow them to compare a private and a public school.
Some of the current participants are interested in studying abroad as well. A future activity due to their interests will be Skyping alumni currently attending college in Ireland. ... See MoreSee Less