The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.
Here’s the “Open Letter to High School Graduates” I talked about on Monday. A must read for parents and students alike.
Ryan Endsley jailed on $250,000 bond as police seek other potential victims.
Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White says there is concern that those getting behind the wheel for the first time at age 18 could be a hazard on the road.
A barn that used to stand next to Belleville West High School doesn’t anymore, unless you count the one wall with raggedy edges that’s left standing.
The state had a 79.8 percent graduation rate in 2011, down 6.6 percentage points from the graduation rate the old formula produced for the same year.
Authorities say the note referenced deadly mass shootings at Colorado’s Columbine High School and Virginia Tech.
Alex Pinder, a senior at Parkway Central High School, said that he had collected 538 signatures on a petition opposing the changes.
A series of local town hall meetings has been a hit with the public.
A student found a threatening letter in a locker.