April 23, 2014

Inspire Choir

With money from a 21st Century "Lights On for Learning" grant, Earl Hanson formed an after school choir… [more]

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SIT Conference 2014

About 100 students willing went to school last weekend to learn about all things tech.  The annual SIT… [more]

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“BLING“ SORORITY

Some Rock Island middle school girls have joined a sorority--a so-called “BLING “SORORITY designed… [more]

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Quad City Immigrants Receive Hearing Screenings

Thanks to Augustana students who volunteered their time and expertise, adult immigrant learners attending… [more]

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Refugee Students are now Learning Computer Skills

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“BLING“ SORORITY

Some Rock Island middle school girls have joined a sorority–a so-called “BLING “SORORITY designed to learn the value of community service and being good role models. Each week a couple of dozen 6th through 8th girls at Edison Junior High in Rock Island meet in a “Lights ON” afterschool program being run by the Girl [...]

Students Act to Stamp Out Bullying

Jakob Beierlein (in the white hat) leads his fellow students in a skit against bullying.  A group of 17 students from Washington Jr High in Rock Island traveled to Tinley Park to perform this skit to the educators at the 21st Century Community Learning Center Grants Conference. For more photos from this skit click here

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SIT Conference 2014

About 100 students willing went to school last weekend to learn about all things tech.  The annual SIT Conference—Students Involved with Technology Conference—was held at Glenview Middle School in East Moline.  It was one of dozens of conferences being held around the state which students did hands-on activities involving technology.  Some of the classes included [...]