Chicago School Psychologist Always Puts Students FirstSchool 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.
Chicago Area School Nurse Helps Students Be Ready To AchieveMaryellen 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.
Elementary Teacher Finds Her Passion For Art, Follows Her DreamsMichelle Lose discovered her passion for art after teaching in a regular education classroom for numerous years.
Chicago Technical Support Services Manager Expects The UnexpectedThe technology field is continually growing and the growth is expected to continue, and being flexible and helping people are important components of one job.
Education, Experience Lead To Success For Director Of SafetyJohn 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.
School Nurse Facilitates The Educational Process Of Her StudentsA nurse serves an important role to address the physical, mental, emotional, and social health needs in the community.
Chicago Area Social Worker Wears Many Hats To Be SuccessfulAlison Karl has a full day as a school social worker in Elgin School District U-46, but has enjoyed seeing her student's change and grow throughout the years.
Education Help Chicago Tech Export Prepare For Fast Paced Field"My only advice is to always stay current in this technology; as it changes everyday, we learn something new every day. The computer era will stay with us forever."
Elementary Principal Strives To Inspire Others To Reach Their DreamsJennifer Tallitsch is an elementary principal in Elgin School District U-46 and she discusses the positives and challenges of the position.
Social Worker's Joy Comes From Working With Students One minute, I can be working with a sixth grade student who has made huge improvements behaviorally and is opening up about his life, then ten minutes later a third grade boy in one of my groups announces that he is going to name his dog 'Ms. Smiley.'
School Bus Flips In Hit-Run Accident, Driver InjuredA school bus driver was injured in a hit-and-run accident in Bartlett on Thursday.
Elgin School District Joins Breakfast In Classroom ProgramThere was something new on Wednesday -- besides the start of the new school year -- for several thousand students in Illinois' second largest school district, U-46 in Elgin.
Elgin Schools To Lay Off Nearly 200 PeopleIt’s the time of year dreaded by suburban school districts – when RIFs, or reductions In force, are announced.
Elgin School Officials Want Busing Flexibility From The StateBusing your precious cargo from home to school and back costs money. But in the last couple of years, Illinois government has significantly cut money it pays for transportation.
Long Walks To School Bus Stops Begin In ElginWednesday was the first day back in class for students in the Elgin Area School District and the first day of a controversial new busing system.