Decatur Public Schools SD 61, Decatur, IL – Board members previously supported the addition of before- and after-school programs that will start in the upcoming school year. On Tuesday evening, they approve...
DISTRICT 112 BOARD OF EDUCATION APPROVES INNOVATION LEARNING AS BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMING PROVIDER AT ALL K-5 SCHOOLS
Highland Park, Highwood and Fort Sheridan, IL – On Tuesday, January 29th, the North Shore School District 112 (NSSD112) Board of Education approved Innovation Learning to be the sole provider of before scho...
Students and teachers are familiar with the effectiveness of student projects in school. Too often these projects are seen as a “special” learning experience, and are used infrequently or rarely by a teach...
In education, we all love a good acronym, but many people use the term “PBL” (Project Based Learning) without knowing what it truly means. Most educators appreciate the concept of PBL and many even originall...
What They're Saying...
“We love that Innovation Learning offers interactive and fun activities that incorporate learning. We enjoy the curriculum and topics that have been explored. The teacher is dedicated to the students and it shows that he cares about their success in school.”
- Dana, Parent
“It has been a positive experience for our families and the school personnel. Innovation Learning’s services strengthen and enhance our instructional program while keeping up with the expectations we have established in our schools.”
- Bhavna Sharma-Lewis, Ph.D, District Superintendent
“The staff is so friendly and caring and take their time to really get to know, not only the children, but the parents as well. My son loves attending and is saddened on those days when he is not there, I am running behind, or I pick him up early and he does not get to see his friends…”
- Cynthia, Parent
“The kids are given a great balance of encouragement, exercise, STEAM learning, and hands-on activities to promote education and creativeness. I highly recommend this beneficial childcare!”
- Melinda, Parent
“One of the most impressive things I saw this year was the projects or "units" that the kids worked on. I am unsure of the specifics, but the children worked in groups to research volcanoes and then give a relatively formal presentation, ending with a model volcano that actually erupted! The kids were so proud to present what they learned, and all age kids were able to take part - even my preschooler.”
- Amy, Parent
“For the first time in 10 years, I am thrilled with After School services and believe in their ability to actually strengthen and enhance our instructional program while keeping with the culture we have established in our school. Pure Genius. Thank you, Innovation Learning!”
- Dr. Stephanie Musser, Executive Director, Candeo Schools
“He loves engaging in the STEM learning program as well. We have been so impressed with the things he has learned and been able to dream up through the program. We couldn't think of a better program for him!”
- Corinne, Parent
“What stood out to me about this program is the fact that my child is always doing something different. I love that he’s never bored, and he actually asks me to go more days than he currently attends!”
- Jennifer, Parent