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Whittier sixth graders use 3D computer-aided design to solve real-world problem

Whittier sixth graders use 3D computer-aided design to solve real-world problem

  After receiving a 3D printer from the Education Foundation, Whittier LRC Teacher Kelly Coleman approached Instructional Coach Megan Ryder to collaborate on using the printer in a more authentic way. Coleman explained that her sixth graders had previously dabbled in 3D design while creating keychains on Tinkercad CAD software. […]

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District 58 Education Foundation awards teacher grants

The Education Foundation of Downers Grove District 58 will award 16 innovative grants totaling more than $10,000 to teachers this year. Each grant supports innovative school projects that align with the District’s curriculum and strategic goals. “The quality of the grant applications was impressive,” said Foundation Board member Karoline Kellam […]

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Grove Children’s Preschool earns State’s highest rating for quality standards on 2015-16 audit report

The Illinois State Board of Education awarded District 58’s Grove Children’s Preschool a gold rating on its 2015-16 Preschool for All state audit report. The gold rating is the highest score that an Illinois preschool can achieve, and this is the first year that Grove Children’s Preschool has earned this […]

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