By: Chuck Fueldman
Source: The Doings Hinsdale
An Advanced Learning Plan has been approved in District 181.
“It’s about every child in every classroom having the opportunity to be challenged and learn at a level that is appropriate for them,” said Kurt Schneider, assistant superintendent for pupil services.
The plan increases the academic rigor for all District 181 students, something administrators say provides a head start in meeting requirements of new academic standards that go into effect in Illinois for the 2014-15 school year.
But the 6-0 vote by the Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills Elementary District 181 Board did not come without concerns, specifically from board members Brendan Heneghan and Yvonne Mayer who urged more discussion because there is confusion among parents on what it means for each student.
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