Monthly Archives: March 2015

Drive, Chip, and Putt

We often have the opportunity to recognize students for outside accomplishments or unique areas of passion at our Friday Flag Raising.  On this Friday before spring break, we had the opportunity to wish our 4th grade golf sensation, Effie Perakis, … Continue reading

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Future Chefs

Chris Brown (Wescott Principal), Betty Holzkopf (Maple Asst. Principal), and I had the opportunity to judge the 1st Annual District 30 Elementary Culinary Competition this evening.  This exciting event was sponsored by Sodexo Food Service Manager, Jeremy Higgins.  The competition … Continue reading

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Battle of the Books

I received an email this week from Rachel Snyder, School Services Librarian with the Glenview Public Library.  She wished to thank Willowbrook librarian, Sue Sparks, and the rest of our staff for supporting the Glenview Public Library’s Battle of the … Continue reading

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Developing Young Mathematicians & Kindergarten

I had the opportunity to attend the IL ASCD Kindergarten Conference this week with the Willowbrook kindergarten teachers, reading specialist and primary learning specialist.  There was a wide variety of sessions on developmentally appropriate practices in early childhood education.  As … Continue reading

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