Monthly Archives: April 2015

How have you grown as a reader or writer today?

District 30 teachers engaged in another strong professional development today with consultant and reading education pioneer, Ellin Oliver Keene.  This ongoing relationship with Mrs. Keene is helping us refine our craft and grow our readers and writers workshop. How have … Continue reading

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Outdoor Education

The 5th grade outdoor education trip to Camp Duncan is the first of many end-of-year events at Willowbrook School.  Since we will be saying goodbye to our 5th graders in June, many of these spring events are specific to their grade level. … Continue reading

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From Glenview, IL to Augusta, GA

So, there is an epilogue to last Friday’s blog post.  Willowbrook’s, Effie Perakis, won the Girls Ages 7-9 Division of the National Drive, Chip & Putt Competition at Augusta National Golf Club. It’s not every day that Effie Perakis drains … Continue reading

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