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iMATHination registration coming soon.
RE:IMAGINE - Teen Design Competition at the Art Institute of Chicago - "Teens—we challenge you to reinvent and vamp up the Art Institute of Chicago experience for everyone!" Entries due on February 28
Paint Paste Sticker: Chicago Street Art - At the Chicago Cultural Center until January 12, 2014
Teen Volume: The Magic Bag- Babysitting 911, December 11, 2013, 4:30 p.m., Greater Grand Crossing, 1000 E. 73rd Street, 60619
Come learn some babysitting basics and create a toolkit of tips, tricks and toys to help you tame the most troublesome two-year old. - Chicago Public Library
OECD's International PISA test results are out, published December 3, 2013. The OECD Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development) tests 15 year olds from 60 countries around the world every 3 years to determine where each nation stands in education. Find out where the USA ranks in the global community.
Parents come to Holiday Concerts: Curie High School Mixed Chorus, Thus. December 05, 2013, 12:00 p.m., Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State Street, 60605
Teen Study Club
Sat. December 14, 2013, 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. / Free
Location: Daley, Richard M.-W Humboldt, Chicago Public Library, 733 N. Kedzie Avenue
The Illinois Department of Employment Security is offering free English and Spanish-language brochures for parents and students.
Have you been spotted on GEAR UP?
Visit the gallery archive.
Look for program materials from Freshman Connection at Making a Difference.
GEAR UP Scholarship
World Language Video Tour - Learn more about one of the many dynamic Chicago GEAR UP high schools. Students will take you on a tour of the school. From the library to the gym, there's lots to see and learn about. Watch the video.
GEAR UP Students Win Scholarship - On October 25, students from 2 Chicago GEAR UP schools met astronaut, José Hernández. Students also participated in a full day of STEM workshops, sponsored by HACU(Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities) and hosted by NEIU (Northeastern Illinois University). The BIG NEWS of the day however was the announcement that students won 400 $1000 scholarships from NEIU! Learn more.
|National GEAR UP Week - Chicago joins the nation celebrating National GEAR UP Week. September 23 - 27, Chicago honors the accomplishments of GEAR UP students, families and members of the GEAR UP community. From welcoming freshmen at Kelly High School to recognizing the 2013/14 GEAR UP Scholarship winners, there's lots to celebrate. GEAR UP grads are speaking up, listen as they give a shout out this week.|