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Eleven District 211 Teachers Earn National Board Certification Credentials

Professional development of teachers is a vital source of academic innovation in the classroom. Throughout the years, many District 211 teachers have successfully completed the highest professional certification credentials in the teaching field. This academic year, 11 teachers have earned National Board Certification credentials from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS). This prestigious certification is completed over the course of a year, and candidates must successfully navigate various assessments to earn their credentials. District 211 now has 132 National Board Certified teachers, fourth among Illinois school ...

Student-Run Cafe Perks Up CHS Faculty, Staff

On select Fridays during second semester at Conant High School, a group of students arrive at school at 6:30 a.m. dressed in bright blue uniforms ready to open and prepare for Cougar Perk, a student-run café that serves coffee and baked goods to faculty and staff. Cougar Perk is part of the Business Education and Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) departments modeled after the same course at Schaumburg High School. Students are part of the year-long course and learn about entrepreneurship and all aspects of running a business. “One of the best things about Cougar Perk is these are kids that might not be connected to school in another ...