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Only Half of U.S. Students Taking ‘College-Ready’ Courses


…”Despite all the emphasis being placed on “college and career readiness,” only about half of all U.S. high school students actually take the sequence of courses they need to be considered ready for college and careers, according to a new report being released today by the Education Trust.”

Click here to read the full article by Jamaal Abdul-Alim.


Better Structure Creates Better Learning

When Kids Have Structure for Thinking, Better Learning Emerges by Katrina Schwartz

Christine Gregory Named Executive Director of Dove, Inc.

Chris Gregory

Chris Gregory, Digital Learning Support Lead for Illinois Virtual School, will be leaving her administrative role at the end of February.

Chris joined the IVS faculty in 2005 and the administrative team in 2009 and has been an integral part of the program’s growth and success. The faculty and administrative staff at IVS have come to appreciate Chris’s wit, charm, and grace under pressure. While she is leaving her administrative role, students will be happy to know that their favorite Chemistry teacher will be staying on as a part-time faculty member. Everyone at Illinois Virtual School would like to wish Ms. Gregory the best of luck in her new position.

Click here to read an article published by her local television station, WAND-17.

Congratulations, Chris!