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Sanchia Sommer Named STEM Teacher of the Year.

EMSD37 is proud to announce that Sanchia Sommer has been awarded the STEM Teacher of the Year, by the Quad City Engineering & Science Council.  The purpose of the QCESC awards is to pay tribute and recognize Engineering and Science Professionals whose exceptional achievements and outstanding contributions have made a lasting impact on technology, society, and their profession. This includes helping to promote and raise the awareness of STEM (Engineering, Science, Technology, and Mathematics) education and careers in our local communities including in our schools.

Superintendent Kristin Humphries said, "It's a no-brainer for those that know Sanchia and have had the opportunity to see her work. She's relentless when it comes to opening new doors for our students. It's nice to see a local organization recognize teachers for their important work. And it's nice to see an EMSD teacher recognized for her extraordinary efforts!"

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We wanted to share a recent article posted in the Quad-City Times, by their editorial board. The article is in regards to the current state of funding for schools in Illinois; and a recent piece of legislation that was vetoed by Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner.

Equitable School Funding in the News

Our Superintendent sat down for an interview on The Cities with Jim Mertens to discuss the state budget impasse and inequitable school funding in Illinois. We need our elected officials to stand up for all children in Illinois by passing a budget, enacting school funding reform, and paying school districts what they are owed. To watch the interview click the article.

Rotary Club to Put iPads in the Kids Hands

Story and photo by Dispatch Argus reporter Sarah Hayden. Members of the East Moline-Silvis Rotary Club are out to tackle illiteracy. They plan to raise $50,000 to buy iPads for East Moline and Silvis third-grade students, hoping the devices inspire young readers and help teach English to non-native speakers.



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