World Language teacher leaders share expertise at conference


Central Spanish teacher Sally Belter and South WL Department Chair Sarah Lombard presented at the West Suburban World Language Conference on County-wide Institute Day at Wheaton Warrenville South. Belter’s  “Interactive Google Slides and Sheets” focused…

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Member Highlight: Sarah Lombard


Ms. Sarah Lombard, World Languages Department Chair at Hinsdale South, applied for and was accepted into Illinois’ Leaders for Just Schools virtual cohort program. Leaders for Just Schools is a racial and social justice leadership…

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Hybrid Model: Better but Not Best


The Board agenda has posted for January 22. Department Chairs Stay in Some Content-Areas While teachers are pleased to see a recommendation that seems to recognize the value of the building-level Department Chair model in…

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If It Ain’t Broke . . .


On January 7, 2019, the Board posed important questions regarding an administrative proposal for changes to leadership structure in completing the final phases of curriculum equity. But why the rush to make wholesale changes in…

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Curriculum Equity by Any Timeline Necessary


DCs Have Always Done What Was Requested Under the direction of administration, department chairs have never failed to deliver the work asked of them in the pursuit of district wide curriculum equity: They have long…

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