- Beware of online Halloween scams
- Rockton Lions raise funds for Talcott Free Library during Oct. 10 Candy Day
- Former Belvidere North teacher pleads guilty to sex charge
- Police ask for help in weekend armed robbery
- Belvidere football coach returns to sidelines after hazing probe
- IceHogs split weekend on the road
- Dog and cat adoption event at Children’s Home + Aid Oct. 20
- Arrest warrant issued in string of burglaries
- The Odds Man: Bills, Seahawks good bets in NFL Week 7
- SwedishAmerican to build new clinic in Byron
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