Welcome Back: Be Fearless, Be Proud, Be a Public Education Warrior

Remarks as prepared Good morning members of the Unit Five Education Association. Good morning members of the School Board and Administration. Good morning other members of the Unit 5 family. Those of you who have been here a while and have heard me speak -- either here, publicly, or … Read more about Welcome Back: Be Fearless, Be Proud, Be a Public Education Warrior

Welcome Back: Let’s Be a Light in the Darkness. Together.

Good morning to the school board, administration and other members of the Unit 5 community. And good morning to the more than 900 members of the Unit Five Education Association. It is a privilege to speak to you today and it continues to be my pleasure to serve, alongside so many others, as … Read more about Welcome Back: Let’s Be a Light in the Darkness. Together.

Join Us: Paper Tigers Screening March 30 from 6-8:30 pm at Braden Auditorium

PAPER TIGERS SCREENING   Please join us tomorrow night (Wednesday, March 30) from 6-8:30 pm in Illinois State University's Braden Auditorium at Bone Student Center for a free public screening of the documentary film Paper Tigers. Paper Tigers is an intimate look into the lives of … Read more about Join Us: Paper Tigers Screening March 30 from 6-8:30 pm at Braden Auditorium

On Buses & Board Meetings & Big Changes (Maybe) in Start Times

Over the past several weeks, a lot of information has circulated about the District's efforts to reduce a significant structural deficit in their Transportation Fund, and about the impacts those efforts may have -- especially related to start times. Most recently, the school Board discussed the … Read more about On Buses & Board Meetings & Big Changes (Maybe) in Start Times