A $175,279 grant from Head Start allowed the Early Childhood and Family Center in Quincy to offer all-day pre-K, which required adding two new classrooms and expanding the playground to accommodate more youngsters.
Louisiana High School alumni now have an opportunity to reminisce on their high school days by checking out an online collection of the school's yearbook, Alamo.
Will Bowen, Quincy Conference's final keynote speaker Friday afternoon is the driving force behind the complaint-free classroom. "The No. 1 reason people complain is, people want to get attention and can't figure out how to do it," Bowen said.
Pikeland teacher Jodi Gengler found inspiration -- and some new ways to engage even her own kindergarten students at South School -- Thursday during Quincy Conference sessions on teaching innovation in school and transforming students into entrepreneurs.
A North Carolina-based sociologist, educator and author kicked off Quincy Conference 2017 at Quincy High School, offering the opening keynote presentation Thursday morning on the layers of leadership.
Nearly 50 presenters offered information on ways to reduce stress and maximize happiness Wednesday at Quincy High School's Student Wellness Conference.
An interest in speaking up for small schools is offering a Liberty sophomore a front-row seat to state education policy. Levi Siebers is serving on the Illinois State Board of Education's student advisory council for the 2017-18 school year.