- Freeport murder suspect Damon Dixson taken into custody in Rockford
- Local gas station employee arrested for selling liquor to minor
- Renewable Fuel Standard delay ‘a mixed blessing,’ Bustos says
- Rockford delegation presents inaugural ‘Rockford Award’ to Norwegian Air
- Education in Illinois making slow progress, according to report
- Illinois GOP Congressional delegation: Obama’s immigration plan undermines rule of law
- Suspect, 17, charged in Halloween hit-and-run in Roscoe
- Saint Anthony College of Nursing president to retire
- Man found guilty in deadly August 2013 crash at Mulford and Garrett Lane
- ‘The Price is Right Live!’ at Coronado March 1; tickets on sale Nov. 21
Carlson teacher a STAR Discovery Educator
Dave Nold, a teacher at Rockford Carlson Elementary School, has been named a STAR Discovery Educator by Discovery Education for his commitment to harnessing digital learning to inspire students’ curiosity and prepare them for future careers.
STAR Discovery Educators are active members of the Discovery Educator Network (DEN), a global community of educators who are passionate about teaching with digital media and technology and sharing ideas and resources. As a STAR Discovery Educator, Nold has proven himself as a leader in transforming and enhancing learning in Carlson Elementary School classrooms.
As a STAR Discovery Educator, Nold will share resources and innovative teaching methods with fellow educators across the district, state and world to improve student engagement and achievement.
From the Oct. 16-22, 2013, issue