4 results for tag: Media Center


D211 Post: Hoffman Estates High School Opens New AP Support Center

             Hoffman Estates High School held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new AP Support Center which is designed as a resource area for students taking Advanced Placement courses.  The Center was funded through grants and donations from Heart of America Foundation and Eon Clinics.             HEHS Principal Josh Schumacher said the Center provides a space for students to collaborate with teachers and fellow students.             “We are excited for both the present ...

D211 Post: Hoffman Estates High School Unveils New Media Center

            After nearly 10 months of construction and renovation, Hoffman Estates High School opened its redesigned and expanded media center March 5.  Principal Josh Schumacher called the new facility a student-centered space where students can feel comfortable.             Schumacher said the expanded Media Center moved resources such as the college and career center, SAT preparation center, test make-up, as well as others from areas throughout the building to one location.         &n...

D211 Post: Slideshow-Work Continues on Fremd Media Center

The updated media center is expected to open early November 2017

VIDEO: What Students Like About the New SHS Media Center

As educational initiatives in the classroom continue to migrate toward the use of increased technology and collaborative student learning, the spaces used to facilitate these initiatives will play a role in helping students develop the skills they will need upon entering college or starting a career. As learning migrates away from traditional practices of “checking out” hardcover books and increasingly toward greater utilization of electronic media, our libraries are working to digitalize media content through various electronic means. The educational goals for library space are less intended to provide an area that is designated for independent, ...