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Opa! Celebrating Greek culture 2013-01-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 17, 2013 , p. 5 Holiday Inn North Shore, Village Hall, Coming Together in Skokie, Van Dusen, George, Haralambos Greek Orthodox Church, Indian Community of Niles Township, Schaefer's Wines, Foods and Spirits, Multiculturalism, Lincolnwood Public Library, National Hellenic Museum, Gatta, Nanciann, Anthony, Carolyn, Oakton Community College, Skokie Public Library, Taxakis, Georgia, Skokie Park District, Van Dusen, Susan, Sanford-Brown College, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), English as a second language (ESL), Nitz-Weiss, Julie Anne
New ELL Center events slated 2008-09-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 11, 2008, p. 5 English Language Learners (ELL) Center, Immigrants, Parents and parenting, Wallace, Corrie, English as a second language (ESL)
Board gets taste of just how foreign ELL test is 2008-03-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 20, 2008, p. 8 Codell, Neil, Prairie State Achievement Examination (PSAE), Murphy, Edmund, Stein, Roger, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Board, No Child Left Behind Act, English as a second language (ESL)
Students eased into English 2006-09-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 21, 2006, p. 25 Niles West High School, Codell, Neil, Murphy, Edmund, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Curriculum, Stein, Roger, Niles North High School, English as a second language (ESL)
Census 2000 reflects diverse community 2002-05-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 23, 2002, p. 3 Statistics, Rivenson, Meryl, Van Dusen, George, Census, Multiculturalism, English as a second language (ESL), Population
Schools address diversity 2002-05-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 23, 2002, p. 3 Powell, Griff E., Public School District 69 - Statistics, Maier, Allan, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Statistics, Campbell, Karen, Multiculturalism, Public School District 72 - Statistics, English as a second language (ESL), Armour, Nelson
Budget slashes school programs 2002-02-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 28, 2002, p. 5 Powell, Griff E., Silverstein, Ira, Government - Illinois, Lake, Steve, Maier, Allan, Lang, Louis, English as a second language (ESL), Skerrett, Roger, Schools - Finances, Budget and expenditures, Kamm, Marlene
Conversation works to help immigrants find their way 2000-08-10 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 10, 2000, Sec. 2, p. 1 New American Conversation Club, Peven, Esther, Immigrants, Schiller, Etta, Blustein, Sidney, Polevoy, Irina, Leon, Goldie, English as a second language (ESL), National Council of Jewish Women, Bergen, Gale
District 68 2000-02-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 3, 2000, p. 19 Public School District 68 - Awards, prizes, etc., Grants, English as a second language (ESL), U.S. Department of Education
Assimilating difficult for young Koreans 1998-10-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 1, 1998, p. 83 Choi, InChul, Immigrants, Lee, Abraham, Korean-American Community Services, English as a second language (ESL)
Reading changes lives 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. 16 Alliance for Lifelong Learning (ALL), Oakton Community College, Literacy, English as a second language (ESL), Vaynshteyn, Natalia
Volunteers battle illiteracy 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. 15 Tropstein, Donna, Oakton Community College, Alliance for Lifelong Learning (ALL), Crystal, Dorothy, Literacy, English as a second language (ESL)
Teacher energized by work in OCC literacy program 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. 14 Alliance for Lifelong Learning (ALL), Oakton Community College, Literacy, Lazarvitch, Helen, English as a second language (ESL)
Literacy efforts a labor of love 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. 14 Oakton Community College, Alliance for Lifelong Learning (ALL), Weinman, Janice 'Lee', Literacy, Paige, Leona, English as a second language (ESL)
Goals keep students on track 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. 13 Literacy Volunteers of America Tutor Award, Antonik, Marilyn, Evans, Janet, Landau, Marsha, Literacy, English as a second language (ESL), Oakton Community College - Awards, prizes, etc., Oakton Community College, Alliance for Lifelong Learning (ALL)
Literacy classes lead to new life 1998-06-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 4, 1998, p. 12 Oakton Community College, Alliance for Lifelong Learning (ALL), Skokie Public Library, Libraries, Antonik, Marilyn, Literacy, English as a second language (ESL), Adult education
OCC helps adults improve their English 1997-03-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 27, 1997, p. 95 Libraries, Antonik, Marilyn, Volunteers in Teaching Adults (VITA), Literacy, Radvinsky, Maya, Schoenberg, Phyllis, English as a second language (ESL), Waskin, Mel, Oakton Community College, Alliance for Lifelong Learning (ALL), Skokie Public Library
A conglomeration of cultures : In an overview of area schools, students of different nationalities find a common acceptance 1996-10-10 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 10, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 9 Immigrants, Schools, English as a second language (ESL), Multiculturalism
Trib grant to help OCC volunteers 1996-08-15 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 15, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 5 Oakton Community College, Volunteer work, Grants, Antonik, Marilyn, Volunteers in Teaching Adults (VITA), Chicago Tribune Charities, English as a second language (ESL)
Adult ESL classes : Success spoken here 1994-12-08 Adults are able to take English as a second language classes. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 8, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 5 English as a second language (ESL), Adult education
English foreign for many Nilehi students 1994-06-09 More than 60% of Niles Township High School students speak a language other than English. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 9, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 5 Immigrants, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), English as a second language (ESL)
Schools challenged by ethnic changes 1989-09-21 An influx of students from varied cultures who speak many languages poses problems for Skokie elementary schools. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 21, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Schools - Elementary schools, English as a second language (ESL), Multiculturalism
ESL teachers request more help in classroom 1989-06-01 English as a Second Language (ESL) classes at District 219 are expanding to meet the growing need of students with language problems. There are 43 different languages spoken by district students. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 1, 1989, p. 13 Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools) - Curriculum, English as a second language (ESL)
Offers language material 1980-11-27 Skokie library has a collection geared to residents who speak English as a second language. The News, Thursday, November 27, 1980, p. 17 English as a second language (ESL), Multiculturalism, Skokie Public Library - Collection