March 5th, 2013 10:00 PM
A standing ovation at a school board meeting is a rare sight. So rare that Amy McCormack, a District 200 board member, couldn't help but point it out at the Feb. 28 meeting following the board's unanimous vote to support the Collaboration for Early Childhood.
January 25th, 2013 4:35 PM
Updated: Jan. 29th, 2013 1:40 PM
It'll be another month before the Collaboration for Early Childhood finds out if Oak Park and River Forest High School is on board with partially funding its proposed supportive care system for at-risk kids.
January 9th, 2013 1:00 PM
District 97 is poised to commit roughly a quarter of a million dollars to help start up the Collaboration for Early Childhood's broad initiative to reach at-risk kids.
July 2nd, 2012 10:00 PM
The creation of an early childhood care support system that stretches across River Forest and Oak Park is a vision being led by Oak Park's Collaboration for Early Childhood. Members and supporters of the nonprofit group have been meeting since early spring to map out the new system and what it will look like.
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