2016 Illinois Youth Survey – Kankakee

Kankakee County 70% of 8th graders & 25% of 10th & 12th graders in Kankakee County were surveyed. Drug Prevalence and Behaviors New – Twice as many students had smoked e-cigarettes in the past 30 days, as had smoked...

2016 Illinois Youth Survey – Iroquois

Iroquois County 85% of 8th graders and 76% of 10th and 12th graders in Iroquois County were surveyed. Drug Prevalence and Behaviors New – Twice as many 10th graders had smoked e-cigarettes in the past 30 days, as had smoked traditional cigarettes.  10th and...

Best Practice Awards

Teachers within Kankakee and Iroquois counties were invited to submit classroom lessons that reinforce those taught by the Life Education Center educators. Monetary awards were provided at each grade level for creative, practical lessons that other teachers can replicate. The winning...