education

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State Lawmakers Considering Legislation To Curb Questionable Spending By Public Colleges

Spurred by apparent financial abuses at the College of DuPage, Illinois lawmakers have held a hearing on legislation to crack down on questionable spending at all public colleges and universities, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.

07/20/2015

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Chicago Construction Workers Needed For A Growing Economy

The housing market is slowly making a comeback, thus the housing construction market is in a slow, but steady upward swing.

07/20/2015

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Chicago Director Of Strategic Accounts Credits Education For Her Success

Heidi Hoppe’s educational background in science and nursing has offered her the opportunity to work in a successful career in the pharmaceutical industry.

07/20/2015

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Chicago Area Police Sergeant Serves With Excellence, Integrity

encourage students, or people aspiring to purse a law enforcement career to go into this profession with eyes wide open, seek a mentor for your professional, personal and spiritual leadership development.

07/20/2015

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Chicago Director Helps Make Technology Accessible To Students

Director of Information Services, Craig Williams uses his educational background and skills to solve issues in multiple career fields.

07/13/2015

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Chicago Sales Rep Integrates Tools, Concepts Acquired From His Education

Inside Sales Representative, Daniel Lescano has found his educational and practical experience has made the transition into his career easier.

07/13/2015

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Chicago School Social Worker Believes In Following The Heart

School social workers have demanding jobs, but finding support in the workplace and never stopping to learn is a large component to being successful in this career.

07/13/2015

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President Of Chicago Consulting Firm Believes In Continuous Delivery Of Promises

Carlos Suastegui, President of TAS Technical Consulting, Inc. in Chicago, works with partners and clients to help solve their problems in an effective and efficient manner.

06/29/2015

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Chicago School Psychologist Always Puts Students First

School Psychologists are an integral part of the school system and their position involves a plethora of responsibilities; those who enjoy the psychology field, helping others and enjoy children may find this career a perfect fit.

06/29/2015

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Chicago Area School Nurse Helps Students Be Ready To Achieve

Maryellen Wessendorf is a school nurse in Elgin School District U-46 and shares her experiences working with approximately 2,500 students in a middle school and elementary schools.

06/29/2015

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Employment Opportunities For Chefs Are Heating Up In Chicago

Chicago is a mecca for restaurants and they continue to open in the Windy City, those establishments need chefs who are talented, creative and committed.

06/29/2015

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Education, Experience Lead To Success For Director Of Safety

John Heiderscheidt is the director of sSafety and Culture at Elgin School District U-46 and works with school personnel in regards to student situations, training and prevention.

06/22/2015

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Elementary Teacher Is Challenged & Rewarded By Her Students Daily

Teaching is a rewarding and challenging profession. The day does not end when students walk out the door, however, as Chrissy Olson so eloquently states, “No career is more satisfying than being a teacher.”

06/22/2015

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Elementary Teacher Finds Her Passion For Art, Follows Her Dreams

Michelle Lose discovered her passion for art after teaching in a regular education classroom for numerous years.

06/22/2015

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Chicago Technical Support Services Manager Expects The Unexpected

The technology field is continually growing and the growth is expected to continue, and being flexible and helping people are important components of one job.

06/22/2015

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Police Officer Helps Keep Chicago Public Transportation System Safe

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects the employment job outlook to grow by 5 percent from 2012 to 2022. Job interest will continue to grow, but jobs may be competitive depending upon the location.

06/22/2015

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Nursing Opportunities Continue To Grow In Chicago

The nursing field is in high demand in Chicago, the job outlook for nurses is expected to continue to increase through the years and opportunities are great in this growing field in health care.

06/15/2015

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College President Uses Business Background To Change Lives For Better

Todd Steele is the president and CEO of Tribeca Flashpoint College in Chicago. He shares insightful information on the college and what it takes to be successful.

06/15/2015

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School Nurse Facilitates The Educational Process Of Her Students

A nurse serves an important role to address the physical, mental, emotional, and social health needs in the community.

06/15/2015

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Chicago’s Disney School Uses Standard Tests To Customize Student Lessons

Like them or not, standardized tests are a fact of life for Chicago public school students, but one Chicago elementary school has found an innovative way to put all that data to good use, thanks to a new classroom tool.

06/12/2015

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