Member Highlight: Sally Belter


Sally Belter, World Languages teacher at Central, recently presented at the 2021 Fall Illinois Council on the Teaching of Foreign Language Conference.  Her virtual presentation was titled “Interactive Google Slides and Sheets for the World…

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Member Highlight: Christy Brodell completes Master’s Degree in Spanish Language and Culture


Christy Brodell of the Hinsdale Central World Languages Department completed a Master’s Degree in Spanish Language and Culture at the University Pontificia de Salamanca this summer. The degree, which was 10 months total, included a…

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Dwayne Williams and Michelle Proutsos collaborate to help their students understand psychology in practice


HHSTA Members and Hinsdale South staff members Dwayne Williams and Michelle Proutsos collaborated in their roles as Interventionist and Psychology teacher to conduct a lesson with students on psychological approaches. Students were introduced to the seven…

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Laura Milas, Central art teacher, represents art educators on the ISBE Illinois Professional Educator Competencies (IPEC)


Milas was selected as one of only three art educators in the state to serve in this capacity. In summer 2019, the ISBE began a multi-phased process to examine teaching and teacher preparation standards, best…

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Nancy Betker awarded Standing Ovation Award from the Illinois Association for Behavioral Health


Ms. Nancy Betker, social worker at Hinsdale South, was awarded the Standing Ovation Award from the Illinois Association for Behavioral Health. Ms. Riley Blythe, representative from the Illinois Association for Behavioral Health, presented Ms. Betker…

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