URBANA -- An area teacher ended the school year with a big surprise.
DECATUR -- Some students ran into a few obstacles Wednesday; an obstacle course that is!
CHAMPAIGN -- School may have been over for the day, but the playground at Garden Hills Elementary was packed with kids Monday night.
CHAMPAIGN -- Students are taking a stand against prejudice and hate.
URBANA -- Heroes were celebrated at Leal Elementary Friday.
Update: 10:14 pm, 5/14/14, Wednesday ARCOLA -- The Arcola School District is becoming a technological trendsetter.
CHAMPAIGN --Some students learned what school was like in the 1800's.
CHAMPAIGN -- Students took a trip to the past Friday.
Update: 4:00 pm, 4/30/14, Wednesday SPRINGFIELD -- Area high school students paid a visit to the State Capitol Wednesday.
DECATUR -- Some students had an out-of-this-world guest Tuesday.
NIANTIC -- Tuesday's weather wasn't the only reason to get out and enjoy the day.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's hard to believe, but students at one school look forward to doing math.
TUSCOLA -- People are getting a new perspective about what it takes to be a student.
DECATUR -- Educators are always looking for ways to help their students.
URBANA -- Some grade schoolers are the "Smartest and Most Original" in the area.
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.