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Ritz tours Hanover Central schools

Ritz tours Hanover Central schools

Indiana education leader Glenda Ritz toured the fieldhouse and looked at the football field at Hanover Central High School as student ambassadors gave her a tour.

October 20, 2014 6:05 pm
Ritz tours Hanover Central schools

Ritz tours Hanover Central schools

Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz, far right, watches the band class at Hanover Central High School.

October 20, 2014 5:59 pm
Ritz tours Hanover Central schools

Ritz tours Hanover Central schools

Hanover Central High School seniors Murjanatu Mutuwa, left, and Jason Ashe welcome Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz when she visited the high school.

October 20, 2014 5:55 pm
Purdue

Purdue

Purdue University Calumet Chancellor Thomas Keon, left, and Purdue University North Central Chancellor James Dworkin say once the consolidation of the two campuses is complete, it will be good for students and faculty.

October 13, 2014 2:46 pm
Warren Elementary School3

Warren Elementary School3

Warren Elementary School fifth-grade teacher Rachel Paplomatas looks over the shoulders of students as they work in the computer lab.

October 12, 2014 2:52 pm
Warren Elementary School2

Warren Elementary School2

Warren Elementary School fifth-grade teacher Rachel Paplomatas talks to students about how to be safe on the Internet.

October 12, 2014 2:47 pm
Warren Elementary School in Highland

Warren Elementary School in Highland

Warren Elementary School fifth-grade teacher Cheryl Fleming helps Ryan Mengel, left, and Ryan Foote get logged onto their laptops.

October 12, 2014 2:43 pm
AT&T contributes $300,000 grant to local program

AT&T contributes $300,000 grant to local program

East Chicago Superintendent Youssef "Dr. Joe" Yomtoob addresses a crowd of people at a news conference. Sitting at the table next to Yomtoob are from left, Bill Soards, AT&T Indiana president; Pat Simes, Communities in Schools of Lake County executive director; and Cesar Barbosa, an East…

October 09, 2014 7:00 pm
AT&t contributes $300,000 grant to local program

AT&t contributes $300,000 grant to local program

Cesar Barbosa, an East Chicago Central High School junior, thanks the Communities in Schools of Lake County program for helping him and AT&T for making a donation to the program. Seating to his left are Bill Soards, AT&T Indiana president, and Pat Simes, executive director of Communi…

October 09, 2014 7:00 pm
AT&T contributes $300,000 grant to local program

AT&T contributes $300,000 grant to local program

New East Chicago Central High School Principal Shaunna Finley talks to Superintendent Youssef "Dr. Joe" Yomtoob as others look on. The two were at a news conference where AT&T's Aspire program announced it was giving $300,000 to the Communities in Schools of Lake County program.

October 09, 2014 7:00 pm
St. Thomas More school leaders

St. Thomas More school leaders

St. Thomas More Principal Chet Nordyke and new school President Noreen Bickel are in Nordyke's office talking about the new president/principal model at St. Thomas More School in Munster. It is the first elementary school in the Catholic Diocese of Gary to adopt the model,which is already in…

September 20, 2014 6:24 am
IUN grad students propose new education strategies

IUN grad students propose new education strategies

Katy Stillman, director of Strategic Alliance, STRIVE, was the keynote speaker for the Conversation on Education Part II at Indiana University Northwest in Gary earlier this week.

September 17, 2014 5:49 pm
Gary schools announce improved grades

Gary schools announce improved grades

This is the fourth-grade classroom of Williams Elementary School teacher Sharmayne McKinley.

September 17, 2014 1:33 pm
Gary schools announce improved grades

Gary schools announce improved grades

Williams Elementary School fourth-grade teacher Sharmayne McKinley conducts class Wednesday.

September 17, 2014 1:36 pm
Gary schools announces improved grades

Gary schools announces improved grades

Williams Elementary School fourth-grade teacher Sharmayne McKinley teaches a math lesson on money and counting Wednesday.

September 17, 2014 1:24 pm
Jeffrey Hendrix

Jeffrey Hendrix

School Town of Munster Superintendent Jeffrey Hendrix

September 13, 2014 7:39 pm
Jefferson first-graders celebrate International Literacy Day

Jefferson first-graders celebrate International Literacy Day

Jefferson Elementary School first-graders parade around the building in celebration of International Literacy Day on Monday.

September 08, 2014 5:54 pm
Jefferson first-graders celebrate International Literacy Day

Jefferson first-graders celebrate International Literacy Day

Jefferson Elementary School first-grade teacher Diane Winsor talks to students about spelling words in class. She told them knowing how to spell will help them to be good readers.

September 08, 2014 5:49 pm
Gary school leaders hear preliminary budget

Gary school leaders hear preliminary budget

Students work in the cosmetology program at Gary Area Career Center. The Indiana Department of Education said Gary will receive $6,594 per studentfor fiscal year 2015. An official enrollment count will be taken Friday.

September 08, 2014 5:39 pm
Da'ione Fields: Driven to succeed

Da'ione Fields: Driven to succeed

Da'Ione Fields clas to the rhythm of the beat in his band class at 21st Century Charter School in Gary.

September 08, 2014 12:00 am
Ivy Tech2

Ivy Tech2

Three days after the fall semester started Aug. 25, students already were studying in the library at Ivy Tech Community College Northwest at the Gary campus.

September 01, 2014 6:56 am
IVY TECH

IVY TECH

Damond Ferguson, of Gary, is buying books in the bookstore at Ivy Tech Community College Northwest Gary campus. Manager Donna Hayes is waiting on him. In addition to majoring in early childhood education at the college, Ferguson also works in the bookstore.

September 01, 2014 6:43 am
Gary schools convocation

Gary schools convocation

Gary school Superintendent Cheryl Pruitt thanks keynote speaker Tracy Weeden following her presentation to teachers Monday.

August 18, 2014 4:30 pm
Gary schools convocation

Gary schools convocation

Keynote speaker Tracy Weeden sits on the far left side of the panel of Gary school administrators, city and state officials and union leaders. The district held its annual convocation for teachers that focused on change in Gary schools.

August 18, 2014 4:23 pm
Lake Ridge Schools convocation2

Lake Ridge Schools convocation2

Lake Ridge teachers stand up in support of teachers who were honored for their years of service and others named to new positions. Teachers were welcomed back to the school district Monday, and school starts Wednesday for students.

August 18, 2014 2:47 pm
Key changes at Gary's Bowman as school year starts

Key changes at Gary's Bowman as school year starts

Members of the Drexel Foundation meet at Thea Bowman Leadership Academy high school in Gary. The members, from left, are Bishop Dale Cudjoe, Anne Thompson, Thomas Barnes, Ben Clement, James Harris and RoseMarie Banks. The seventh board member, Kayrn Price-Boswell, was not present.

August 15, 2014 7:16 pm
Community supports revising plan

Community supports revising plan

Denise Dillard talks about different ways community organizations can work with the school district and help children.

August 11, 2014 8:50 pm
Community supports revising school plan

Community supports revising school plan

Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz, left, sits next to Gary schools Superintendent Cheryl Pruitt during a hearing at Dunbar-Pulaski.

August 11, 2014 8:48 pm
Community supports revising school plan

Community supports revising school plan

Dunbar-Pulaski eighth-grader Jazmyn Riggs reads from a prepared statement urging the Indiana Department of Education to keep her school open.

August 11, 2014 8:45 pm
Lighthouse College Prepratory Academy

Lighthouse College Prepratory Academy

Students listen in class as teacher Aarynn Bernard teaches a summer English class at Lighthouse College Preparatory Academy.

August 11, 2014 7:27 pm
Glenda Ritz visits West Side

Glenda Ritz visits West Side

Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz addresses Gary residents at West Side Leadership Academy during a visit to the high school.

August 10, 2014 2:23 pm
New E.C. superintendent wows crowd

New E.C. superintendent wows crowd

New East Chicago Superintendent Youssef "Dr. Joe" Yomtoob speaks Wednesday at the Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce luncheon at St. Catherine Hospital in East Chicago.

July 30, 2014 4:50 pm
New E.C. superintendent wows crowd

New E.C. superintendent wows crowd

Youssef Yomtoob, new School City of East Chicago superintendent, was the guest speaker at the Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce Luncheon Wednesday at St. Catherine Hospital in East Chicago. Sitting in the crowd listening are Mayor Anthony Copeland, left, and Val Gomez, administrative assistant.

July 30, 2014 4:44 pm
New E.C. superintendent wows crowd

New E.C. superintendent wows crowd

New East Chicago schools Superintendent Youssef Yomtoob, left, sits next to East Chicago School Board President Jesse Gomez as they listen to Dave Ryan, executive director of the Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce, introduce Yomtoob on Wednesday.

July 30, 2014 4:39 pm
Campers learn 3-D printer modeling at Ivy Tech

Campers learn 3-D printer modeling at Ivy Tech

Christian Bryan, 11, of Merrillville, and Travis Biancardi, 13, of Burns Harbor, take out the models from the 3-D printer they made in the computer-design camp for students in grades five through eight at Ivy Tech Community College Northwest, Valparaiso campus.

July 18, 2014 1:02 pm
Campers learn 3-D printer modeling at Ivy Tech

Campers learn 3-D printer modeling at Ivy Tech

Ivy Tech professor Suzan Perry talks with Aco Sikoski, president of Ivy Tech Community College's Valparaiso campus, about students' work on a computer. Hobart Middle School eighth-grader Anna Bachmann, in the pink top, is one of about 10 students in the summer computer-design camp for studen…

July 18, 2014 12:49 pm
Initiatives to help Gary youths

Initiatives to help Gary youths

Tameka Mallett, a mentor with the Gary Youth Service Bureau, plays basketball Monday with youngsters at the Brunswick Pavilion in Gary.

June 28, 2014 7:45 pm
Initiatives to help Gary youths

Initiatives to help Gary youths

Asia Watt, 17, plays checkers with LaTasia Burton, 7, at the Brunswick Pavilion on Monday.

June 28, 2014 7:45 pm
Initiatives to help Gary youths

Initiatives to help Gary youths

Janyah Bryant, 10, shoots a basket at the Brunswick Pavilion on Monday. She is one of the girls in the mentoring program through the Gary Youth Service Bureau.

June 28, 2014 7:45 pm
East Chicago school buses

East Chicago school buses

School City of East Chicago buses parked at the East Chicago Central Service Facility.

June 23, 2014 1:38 pm
East Chicago school buses

East Chicago school buses

School City of East Chicago buses parked at the city bus barn.

June 23, 2014 1:37 pm
East Chicago school buses

East Chicago school buses

School City of East Chicago buses parked at the East Chicago Central Service Facility.

June 23, 2014 1:33 pm
East Chicago school buses

East Chicago school buses

School City of East Chicago buses are parked at the East Chicago Central Service Facility. The city has sent a letter to the Board of Trustees for the School City of East Chicago canceling the school district's lease to use the city's bus barn.

June 23, 2014 1:30 pm
Work Smarter IUN

Work Smarter IUN

Jennifer Dennison, a program assistant in the Academic Success and Achievement Programs at Indiana University Northwest in Gary, puts pictures onto a board that will be displayed Tuesday during new student orientation at IUN.

June 16, 2014 11:49 am
Work Smarter IUN

Work Smarter IUN

Jennifer Dennison, 30, of Portage, works in her office at Indiana University Northwest in Gary.

June 16, 2014 11:40 am
Working Smarter Purdue Calumet

Working Smarter Purdue Calumet

Chad Celestin is on a cherry picker at the Strack & Van Til distribution warehouse in Munster. He talks about the time studies, performance measurement and control charts he developed for his employer. Celestin started as a bagger 20 years ago at age 18. Today, he is the first industrial…

June 15, 2014 9:40 am
Working Smarter Purdue Calumet

Working Smarter Purdue Calumet

Chad Celestin, of Highland, was a Strack & Van Til store manager, studying at Purdue University Calumet to become an industrial engineer, when he developed a tracking system that tracked how many cases per hour employees were picking up. Celestin started as a bagger 20 years ago at age 1…

June 15, 2014 9:25 am
Educator: Diverse grads must channel job market

Educator: Diverse grads must channel job market

The Lake County Advancement Committee held its monthly meeting at Teibel's Restaurant in Schererville. The topic for this month was education in Northwest Indiana. The panelists were, from left, Thomas Keon, chancellor of Purdue University Calumet; Linda Woloshansky, president and CEO of the…

June 13, 2014 3:03 pm
Project Rebuild celebrates third graduation

Project Rebuild celebrates third graduation

Gary parent Tammy Weatherspoon and son Elijah Nolan, who will be a junior at EdisonLearning's Gary Roosevelt, participate in the Project Rebuild program. Weatherspoon, who has faithfully attends the program's parenting classes, said they brought her and her youngest son closer together.

June 11, 2014 12:46 pm
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