Engaging students with technology
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Engaging students with technology

Bradee Finley's love of computers made joining the Tech Club at Illini West High School an easy decision. So was signing up for the school's first-ever digital video production class.

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Students help solve school district tech issues
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Students help solve school district tech issues

Students in Kate Schumacher's classes at Quincy High School use computers almost every day, and when they don't work, Schumacher needs them repaired as soon as possible.

Caring for others
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Caring for others

Cheree Spears learned at a young age the importance of resilience in facing challenges and compassion in caring for others.

Hannibal teachers, administrators, support staff slated to get raises
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Hannibal teachers, administrators, support staff slated to get raises

Hannibal School District employees will receive pay increases upon returning to work for the 2019-20 school year.

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QPS announces administrative changes for 2019-20

The Quincy School Board Wednesday named a new principal for Iles Elementary School effective July 1.

QPS names Todd Pettit co-director of music
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QPS names Todd Pettit co-director of music

QUINCY -- A Quincy native is heading home for what he considers "a dream job" in Quincy Public Schools. Todd Pettit will become co-director of music, working with Kathi Dooley in the 2019-20 school year, then taking over the role when Dooley retires.

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Canton School District employees to receive raises in 2019-20 fiscal year

Certified and classified employees in the Canton R-5 School District will be getting heftier paychecks once the 2019-20 fiscal year begins.

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Palmyra School District looks to establish educational foundation

The Palmyra R-1 School District is planning to establish an educational foundation to serve as a new conduit of funding for local schools.

QPS teachers packing up for move to new Baldwin, Denman schools
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QPS teachers packing up for move to new Baldwin, Denman schools

Baldwin and Denman teachers -- split this year between the former Ellington, Madison, Adams and Berrian buildings -- are packing up again to move into the new schools slated to open in August.

New schools 'down to the wire'
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New schools 'down to the wire'

Quincy Public Schools Construction Representative Dave Wombles ticks off a list of items still to be finished at Sarah Atwater Denman Elementary School.