Member Highlight: Mr. Noah Lawrence


Mr. Noah Lawrence, Social Studies teacher and track and field and cross country coach at Hinsdale Central, was the focus of a recent spotlight in The Hinsdalean. This article highlights Mr. Lawrence’s resiliency, both in…

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World Language teacher leaders present at second regional conference


Four District 86 World Language Teachers presented at the Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Language Virtual 2020 Spring Conference. Christina Brodell and Sally Belter’s presentation “Creating Courageous Classrooms” focused on the invaluable role…

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American Psychological Association publishes Emily Polacek, South social studies teacher


Polacek created an interactive lesson that helps facilitate understanding and mastery of APA citation style, a crucial skill for students as they research and write. This innovative and creative lesson is scaffolded, easily integrated into…

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Teacher Highlight: Mr. Swedko


Mr. Swedko recently guided two of his Woods students through a kitchen remodel. @HinsdaleSouthHS

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Math Teachers Present at Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics Annual Conference


On October 17th, Hinsdale South Math Teachers Jenny Gilbert and Rick Cazzato presented at the Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics Annual Conference. This year’s conference took place on Zoom. Gilbert and Cazzato shared some…

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