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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Central English teachers give tips for keeping students engaged in learning


Titled “Top Ten Takeaways From Trying to Engage Students (and ourselves) in English Class During a Pandemic,”  DiDomenico and Friebel presented at the Wheaton North Dupage County English Teachers conference. This is the third time…

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HHSTA urges District 86 Board of Education for continued cultural equity professional development and instructional support


The HHSTA represents the over 360 certified teachers and staff members in District 86. As their elected representatives and leaders, we are sending this statement to you, the leaders of our district. We value the tenets…

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Central art teacher Laura Milas asked to serve on National Art Education Policy Committee


Milas was selected to serve on the National Art Education Policy Committee.  The charge of the committee is to review and update the Constitution, By-laws, and Policy Handbook of the organization.  Milas represents one of…

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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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