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Pizza Hut Book-It Summer Reading

  From June 22-August 15, BOOK IT! wants to help beat the “summer slide” by keeping your students reading with the Summer Reading Challenge.   With a goal of collectively reading 1 million minutes by August 15, the Summer Reading Challenge incorporates an interactive experience with the Wimpy Kid Gang, exciting rewards for reading throughout the summer and a chance …

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NUMATS 2015-2016 Test Dates

NUMATS testing dates for school year 2015-2016 are now published.  Students in grades 3 through 6 may participate in EXPLORE testing, and students in grades 6 through 9 may participate in ACT and/or SAT testing. Go to www.ctd.northwestern.edu/numats for more information.

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Muhammad Ali Center Council of Students Application Is Now Open.

Muhammad Ali Center Council of Students Application Last year the MAC established a program maximum of 60 MACCS. We will be staying with this number again this year, which means that we’ll be looking to add 15-20 new students to the program (it’s a multi-year program). Students may come into the program during any year of their high school studies (or home …

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Pre-AP Training

Laying the Foundation provides resources, tools and instructional ideas for math, science and English teachers that infuse RIGOR into the classroom and scaffold instruction in order for students to take rigorous courses in high school to be ready for their post-secondary work.  The Laying the Foundation Summer Institute training moves beyond what teachers should present in the classroom to how they can shift …

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Frazier Museum’s Live Twitter Feed of “Manhunt for Lincoln’s Killer” April 14-26, 2015

“Manhunt for Lincoln’s Killer”  Live Twitter Feed #JWB1865 April 14-26, 2015 From April 14th – April 26th, Frazier staff are teaming up to re-frame the Booth manhunt within a 21st century context. For twelve days in April 1865, a nation anxiously awaited news of the greatest manhunt in American history: the frenzied search for Abraham Lincoln’s assassin, John Wilkes Booth. …

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