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Saleforce.com CEO Marc Benioff: Apple Should Give Billions to Public Schools

Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff discusses the importance of education funding and philanthropy in Silicon Valley with Bloomberg’s Emily Chang. Starting next school year, Buffalo Grove High School and Elk Grove High School will will have an Apple iPad for every student to use in class and at home. All students in all District 214 schools […]

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Any Connection? University of Illinois Top Party School and UIUC Chancellor Phyllis Wise Resigns, Gets $400K Bonus

The University of Illinois has placed 5th in the top five party schools ranked by The Princeton Review. The ranking is based on a survey of 130,000 students. Syracuse University University of Iowa (last year’s winner) University of California-Santa Barbara West Virginia University University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign The news from The Princeton Review comes […]

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High School District 214 Forms Alumni Advisory Council, Alumni Feedback Survey Deadline Approaching

On the heels of its yearlong Centennial Celebration, High School District 214 is launching a District-wide alumni survey and forming a District-level Alumni Advisory Council to formally drive engagement in the next century. The survey is available at www.d214.org/alumni from Monday, July 20 through Friday, August 14. Those without internet access can call 847-718-7708 to complete the survey. Feedback will […]

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Pluto Photos Taken by the New Horizons Spacecraft During the First Mission to the Kuiper Belt

Using photos taken from the New Horizons spacecraft, NASA has created a virtual “flyby” of Pluto’s surface. NASA on Tuesday morning released one of the first images of Pluto as its New Horizons spacecraft makes its closest approach to our far-flung celestial cousin. New Horizons is the first mission to the Kuiper Belt, a gigantic […]

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SpaceX Unmanned Rocket Explodes Shortly After Takeoff from Complex 40 Cape Canaveral, Florida

An unmanned SpaceX rocket carrying supplies and the first-of-its-kind docking port to the International Space Station broke apart Sunday shortly after liftoff. Space Exploration Technologies Corporation (SpaceX), the American aerospace manufacturer and space transport service company lost a rocket and supply vehicle at about 10:27 a.m. ET Sunday morning. The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying […]

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Beautiful Day for Promenade of Art in Downtown Arlington Heights at Vail Ave and Campbell St

VIDEO: Promenade of Art in downtown Arlington Heights on Saturday, June 6, 2015. A beautiful day for Promenade of Art in downtown Arlington Heights Saturday, but Sunday’s forecast needs to improved for a successful day tomorrow. Enjoy this quick video toward the end of the day when the crowd began to leave near closing. Check […]

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District 214 Hosts First Startup Showcase — a Shark Tank-Type Event for Entrepreneurship Curriculum

Last week, District 214 hosted their first Startup Showcase — a Shark Tank-type event with entrepreneurship students. The District 214 future business moguls – from Elk Grove and Wheeling High Schools – pitched business proposals and competed for prizes and internship opportunities. The top three teams from Wheeling and Elk Grove faced off Tuesday in […]

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US News & World Report Public High School Rankings: Prospect, Hersey Gold; Buffalo Grove, Rolling Meadows, Elk Grove, Wheeling Silver

Illinois recently scored 17 gold medal schools, 69 silver medal schools and 91 bronze medal schools in the US News & World Report’s Best Public High Schools Rankings. Illinois has 477 public high school districts and 677 public high schools. There are 41,639 full-time public high school teachers and 619,676 students enrolled in Illinois public […]

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“Chicago Windy City Lights” by Max Wilson — Timelapse Video on Vimeo

Chicago Timelapse Project, Windy City Nights II from Max Wilson on Vimeo. “Chicago Windy City Nights” Timelapse video by Max Wilson. chicagotimelapse.org High rise skyline Golden Streets Willis Tower, Trump Tower, John Hancock Navy Pier. “El” tracks Montrose Harbor Millennium Park Chicago River River Roast Lake Shore Drive Willis and Clouds Navy Pier fireworks The […]

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Deep Sea Creatures Caught on Camera in Okeanos Explorer Program

NOAA ship Okeanos Explorer uses remote operated vehicles to capture imagery of deep sea wildlife. NOAA ship Okeanos exploring creatures near Puerto Rico. Some creatures don’t have names yet. Dumbo Octopus Chaunax Bathysaurus Ctenophore Sea Cucumber NOAAS Okeanos Explorer is a converted United States Navy ship (formerly USNS Capable (T-AGOS-16)), that is now an exploratory […]

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Small Earthquake with Epicenter on Boulder Ridge Country Club Golf Course in Lake in the Hills, Wednesday Just After 6 PM

A 2.9 magnitude earthquake was felt near Lake in the Hills this Wednesday evening, according to the US Geological Survey. The small earthquake occurred at 6:08 p.m. just east of Mason Lane and just south of Miller Road near the Boulder Ridge subdivision. The epicenter was located on the Boulder Ridge Golf Course just southwest […]

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Far Out, Man: Powers of Ten Explained by Charles and Ray Eames (1977)

Powers of Ten™ by Charles and Ray Eames — Charles and Ray’s documentary, Powers of Ten—one of most famous short films ever made—has been seen as an exemplar for teaching and understanding the importance of scale for nearly four decades. Starting at a lakeside picnic in Chicago, the Powers of Ten short documentary transports us […]

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