Member Highlight: Señorita Brodell


Teacher Christy Brodell spent much of her summer improving her craft. After a week of volunteering with Hinsdale Central’s Habitat for Humanity, the Spanish teacher attended classes at the Tia Tula Language School in Salamanca,…

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Member Highlight: Coach Wiggins


Mike Wiggins, Hinsdale Central teacher and coach, volunteered his time and talents at a Maasai school in Tanzania this past summer. Wiggins, along with his wife and son, received a warm welcome from the community…

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Summer Highlights: Professional Excellence


In addition to the usual preparations for a new school year, teachers are engaging in other professional experiences this summer.  Here are some highlights. Habitat for Humanity Dan Otahal, Central Social Studies teacher, lead his…

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English Teacher’s Poetry Receives Honorable Mention


Congratulations to South English teacher Richard Sasso for receiving an Honorable Mention in the 2019 Sejong Writing Competition.  His poem entitled “A Sijo for the Martians” is sijo, a Korean poetry genre of three, fifteen-syllable…

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D86 Teachers Present on DuPage County Institute Day


Lisa Tazelaar presented at the 2019 Naperville North High School PE, Health and Drivers Education DuPage County Institute Day. Her presentation centered on how we as a district implement the RULER curriculum for social and…

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