Prairie-Hills Elementary School District 144 hosted its 18th Annual District Technology Fair on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at Prairie-Hills Junior High School. Students showcased technology in the classroom. Click 'Read More' to view winners.
On Tuesday, May 7th, Ms.Griffin & Ms. Koch (Nob Hill), and Ms. Jennings (Mae Jemison) and students attended TECH 2019 in Springfield, IL. They gathered with other teachers and students selected across the state in the Rotunda of the IL State Capitol Building demonstrating power of education technology resources to Legislators and other policy makers.
Governor Bruce Rauner has issued an amendatory veto of Senate Bill 1, the education funding reform bill, that was over two decades in the making. The measure now heads to the Illinois General Assembly where it will require a supermajority vote in BOTH Chambers (71 House and 36 Senate) to override the veto.