Wednesday, June 12, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
The Proviso Township High Schools District 209 Board of
Education recently approved contract extensions for all three building
principals in the district.
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Monday, June 3, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Claudia Medina sits on a swing in her backyard. Behind her is the 900-square-foot Montessori classroom she and her husband built. She’s now accepting enrollment. | Shanel Romain
On a warm afternoon last month, Claudia Medina sat on the hardwood floor of an airy, sunbathed room that she and her husband built in the back of their Forest Park home. She was laying out cursive letters made from wood onto a rectangular cloth in order to demonstrate the wonders of Montessori education.
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Sunday, June 2, 2019 || By Shanel Romain || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Kyle Prater with his old teacher, Marsha Alexander, during a return to Garfield, his alma mater, on May 24. | Shanel Romain
Former NFL wide receiver Kyle Prater, 26, returned to his roots last month, when he visited Garfield Elementary School, 1514 S. 9th Ave. in Maywood.
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