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South optimizes prep resources to simplify Illinois’ switch to SAT

Molly Stryker and Mary Grace Reynolds

April 21, 2017

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As GBS experiences its first year with an Illinois-required SAT test, staff and faculty have worked to make the test preparation and classroom curriculum more inclusive of the test, according to John Klasen, director of colleg... Read more »

GBS tests new Gale resources search feature

Eliz Akgun, staff reporter

April 21, 2017

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An extension that directly links students to GBS library resources from their Google search page has recently been implemented on student Chromebooks. According to Librarian Kris Jacobson she attended a School Library Journal Leade... Read more »

GBN swimmer returns to water after injury

Corinne Shaw, staff reporter

April 7, 2017

Filed under News, Web Exclusives

Following a severe spinal injury in Aug. 2016, GBN senior Tural Erel was able to recover enough in order to return to the pool on Feb. 3, just in time for the swim team’s Senior Night. According to Erel, a major factor to his rec... Read more »

Glenbrooks Begin Study On Grades

Anne Marie Yurik and Sasha Vassilyeva

March 21, 2017

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District 225 decided to run a study that restricts student and parent access to PowerSchool during school hours (approximately 7:30-3:30). The study was initially proposed by Ryan Bretag, director of instructional innovatio... Read more »

South outsources redesign of district website with focus on search features

Molly Stryker, staff reporter

March 21, 2017

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The District 225 Office of Public Relations and Communications has been working on a redesign of the GBS website for the past year that will be revealed in the near future, according to Karen Geddeis, director of public relations an... Read more »

District 225 reveals updated logos, modernizes classic shield design

Isabella Albrecht, staff reporter

March 21, 2017

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GBS and GBN presented their new logos at the beginning of the second semester in preparation for the launch of District 225’s new website. According to Karen Geddeis, Director of PR and Communications for District 225, ... Read more »

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