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...

2016 Billboard Contest Winner

This year’s billboard contest winners (pictured above) were from Bradley West School! The contest is held annually for 5th and 6th graders to encourage students to choose “Wise Highs… Choices You Can Live With.” Watch for the winning billboards which will...

2016 PSA Contest Winners

This past year the winning PSA was selected to broadcast during Red Ribbon Week in October 2015. The contest, which is sponsored by the Pledge for Life Partnership, the I-KAN Regional Office of Education and Milner Broadcasting, is open to...

’14-’15 Best Practice Contest

Kindergarten Jill Rodgers – Aroma Park Primary School, “What Food Group?” Jennifer Taylor – Nettie Davis Elementary School, “Fruits and Veggies in Kindergarten” Dee Wicker – Lorenzo R. Smith School, “My Plate” Kindergarten – 2nd grade Kimberly Onnen – Donovan Elementary School, “What is Energy Balance?” 1st Grade Kristine...