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Help Your Kindergartener Learn to Read

Help Your Kindergartener Learn to Read
People of a certain age might remember “milk and cookies” and even “nap time” as part of their kindergarten experience.   Today’s kindergarten has come a very long way!  Expectations are much higher than in the past.  This is the year children learn to read. These expectations have been ratcheted up even more with the recent... Read more »

Mark Suppelsa's "Pension Games" on WGN Will Make Your Head Spin

For those of you who haven’t been playing along…you need to pay attention to what is happening with Illinois State pensions. Do not miss WGN’s Mark Suppelsa’s “Pension Games”! He will broadcast his ongoing investigative report Monday, July 30th at 9:30pm CT on WGN. This half hour special will examine a series of reports done... Read more »
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