Update: 4:40 pm, 2/28/14, Friday CHAMPAIGN -- Students are ending Black History Month on a positive note.
URBANA -- Urbana Middle School may soon allow students to have personal electronics in the classroom.
CBS -- A high school in Gurnee is using a different type of system to teach students. It's called the "flipped classroom."
CHAMPAIGN -- Some teachers are getting extra help to fund special projects this year.
SPRINGFIELD -- School districts in the state are seeing a shift in student population.
CHAMPAIGN -- High-schoolers at Centennial learned from a business leader instead of a book Thursday.
DANVILLE -- A local middle school is working to stop violence.
CHAMPAIGN -- Students didn't want their special treat to end Tuesday. They were the first students to try a new teaching tool. It's called Education City.
URBANA -- It's been a busy day for Mayor Laurel Prussing.
SPRINGFIELD -- More is now known about how Illinois students fared on ISAT tests this past spring.
CHAMPAIGN -- How do you make sure your child is set for kindergarten? Well, now there's an app for that.
URBANA -- Tuesday was the first day of school and a new school opened its doors for the first time ever.
URBANA -- As kids head back to school, they're finding more choices in their lunch lines.
URBANA -- Getting kids ready to go back to school can be stressful for parents.
CHAMPAIGN -- Unit 4 is welcoming some new faces this year.
DECATUR -- An area school is getting a makeover with its technology.
DECATUR -- Students are getting a head start on the school year.
CHAMPAIGN -- College costs are rising, but students at Unit 4 are doing their best to help pay the price.
CHAMPAIGN -- Renovations at Bottenfield Elementary School will soon begin.
CHAMPAIGN -- Youth and wisdom met Wednesday at Barkstall Elementary School.
CHAMPAIGN -- Leaders at Edison Middle School are passing the torch.
NEOGA -- An area coach landed an "All-Star Teacher" award.
CHAMPAIGN -- Some students crushed their fitness goal.
CHAMPAIGN -- This summer, School District Unit #4 wants to make sure kids stay hooked to reading.
CHAMPAIGN -- UI students brought science lessons to Stratton Elementary.
CHAMPAIGN -- High school students got a small taste of the working world Tuesday.
CHAMPAIGN -- Some grade school students took home the top prize after a chess tournament this weekend.
SPRINGFIELD -- It's the kind of thing kids wish for each year; starting school a little later.
GEORGETOWN -- A kindergarten class at Pinecrest Elementary got to meet the soldier they've been sending cards and care packages to since the beginning of the year.
SPRINGFIELD -- The pension crisis could squeeze millions from education.
CHAMPAIGN -- We all know breakfast is the most important meal of the day.
CHAMPAIGN -- Special education classes are small to give students extra attention.
DANVILLE -- Students at East Park Elementary took a tour of the human body.
CHAMPAIGN -- An endangered Alligator Snapping Turtle finds a home at an elementary school.
CHAMPAIGN -- Some kindergarteners put on a circus for a cause Thursday.
CHAMPAIGN -- Some students are getting a unique lesson in science and sales.
DANVILLE -- Tuesday night, parents and the community will have a chance to weigh-in on student rules.
CHAMPAIGN -- A local school is honored for its innovative architecture.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Teenagers have made their choices known on who should run the country.
CHARLESTON -- A new report took a look at the number of low-income students in the school district.
URBANA -- Some grade-schoolers got an early lesson on the electoral process.
DANVILLE -- The high school science department is getting an upgrade.
TOLONO -- Teachers are taking their lessons outdoors.
URBANA -- Students have started a week long adventure at the Krannert Art Museum.
CHAMPAIGN -- Booker T. Washington STEM Academy gets a top architectural award.
FARMER CITY -- You'll hear a lot of school spirit throughout these hallways.
URBANA -- Some grade-schoolers were treated to brand new supplies Friday.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Kids went back to school in style, thanks to a few very stuffed buses.
PARIS -- High school students are getting diplomas and becoming famous.
URBANA -- More and more students hope to become Illini alumni.