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First week of e-learning considered a success as district staff, students respond to evolving quarantine directives, implications

First week of e-learning considered a success as district staff, students respond to evolving quarantine directives, implications

March 23, 2020

On March 20, Gov. J.B. Pritzker issued a “shelter-in-place” order and announced that all Illinois...

19 things to do while you are quarantined

Maggie Dalton, Head Photo and art, Community Editor & columnist

March 23, 2020

Even though COVID-19 has changed our normal daily routines quite a bit, our lives don’t have to come to a halt. There are still countless things to do while in quarantine. Here are 19 things to do while stuck at home.   1. Use the KonMari method and clean your entire house. Ever since “Cleaning up with Marie Ko...

Don’t be the grasshopper: Thoughts on COVID-19 from a Chinese American

Don’t be the grasshopper: Thoughts on COVID-19 from a Chinese American

March 18, 2020

The first story I remember reading was “The Grasshopper and the Ant.” As my tiny fingers followed...

Spring Outbreak: Schools shut down as District 203 takes measures to prevent spread of COVID-19

Spring Outbreak: Schools shut down as District 203 takes measures to prevent spread of COVID-19

March 13, 2020

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, otherwise known as the coronavirus, District 203 announced today...

District 203 releases statement on COVID-19

March 10, 2020

Naperville Community Unit School District 203 released the following statement regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic on Monday, Mar. 9. We are continuing to closely monitor the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation.  While there have been no reported cases in DuPage County, Naperville 203 administration continues to ...

As Coronavirus spreads, so do misconceptions

As Coronavirus spreads, so do misconceptions

March 3, 2020

Editor's note: Some of the information in this article was collected during the week of publishing and...