The Daily Northwestern

Evanston/Skokie District 65 to work with consultant to assess teacher appraisal system

Manuel Rapada, City Editor

February 25, 2013

Evanston/Skokie District 65 will look to a long-standing survey partner to assess the district’s teacher evaluation system. A $73,132-a-year contract with ECRA Group, Inc., passed in a consent agenda vote during Monday night...

Evanston youth group to use ISBE grant to expand after-school, summer programs

Manuel Rapada, Assistant City Editor

November 26, 2012

The Illinois State Board of Education awarded Evanston’s Youth Organizations Umbrella a $270,000 annual grant this month to launch after-school and summer programs at two more Evanston schools. Come February, the nonprofit...