The Daily Northwestern

D65 to expand place-based science education program

Sophia Bollag, City Editor

May 2, 2014

Filed under City, Education

Evanston/Skokie School District 65 plans to expand a program that teaches about local water issues through dance and movement using federal money the Illinois Coastal Management Program awarded to the district last month. LakeDance, a “place-based" education pro...

District 65 begins integrating Next Generation Science Standards

Tanner Maxwell, Reporter

April 25, 2013

Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories, Local, National, State

With the release of new national science education standards, Evanston/Skokie District 65 teachers are trying to change their outdated curriculum this fall as state lawmakers aim to do the same for all Illinois schools. T...