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A Palatine man and his five Purdue classmates will appear tonight on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'
Rosie was diagnosed with cancer at age 3. She’s had 21 surgeries and 308 rounds of chemotherapy, and she has spent 47 nights in the hospital and made 26 visits to the emergency room. Durin
Yik Yak lets users send anonymous text messages to others in the vicinity. It's being used to verbally abuse students and staff in at least one area school.
It will give Maine Township High School District 207 a voice in key school matters at the state level.
The new Comfort Dog certification program at Palatine's Harper College begins Jan. 27 and costs $450.
Des Plaines school closings for Jan. 7.
Des Plaines school closings.
Maine Township D207 is abating $1.5 million to taxpayers. They would otherwise have to pay that money to the district. It includes Maine East, South and West.
The reporter takes a tour of Viola Nelson School's high-tech security system, which includes a criminal background check for all visitors.
A list of tips and ideas to help kids adapt to the new national curriculum requirements in school.
As cursive becomes endangered in schools, Americans evaluate what it’s really good for.
A big change is underway in the world of American education.
A new study reveals that sexual violence among young Americans is a serious problem.
One private company estimates it will be monitoring students’ tweets in over 3,000 schools by year’s end.
Student loan debt likely will force today's college grads to work longer.
Regular inspection of your child’s texts, Facebook and Twitter may not show whether they’re involved in cyberbullying.
Video of the Maine East High School 2013 Fall Orchestra and Choral Concert.
To do everything you’re supposed to do, you’d need a time machine.
Are kids in the cross-hairs when it comes to potential gun violence at schools?