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Supporting Our Schools Giving Campaign

Supporting Our Schools Giving Campaign

Join NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago to help local teachers and students in need

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 08:13 AM CDT

Outsourcing School Lunch: Food Deliveries Are Remaking Meals

Outsourcing School Lunch: Food Deliveries Are Remaking Meals

Families around the country are finding new options for their children's midday meal thanks to a growing number of delivery options catering to students. Some deliver to the schools, others to homes. As for...

Monday, Jul 16, 2018 at 02:19 PM CDT

Help Fund Teachers' Classroom Projects This Summer

Help Fund Teachers' Classroom Projects This Summer

All too often, kids don’t have the school supplies — pens, paper, notebooks and even tables and chairs — they need to succeed, and teachers struggle to fill the gap. The good news: This summer, it's easier than...

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 11:00 AM CDT
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By Alana Pipe, Nina Lin

Retro School Supplies You Used to Use in Class

Just like calculus and art theory, there are some things you probably don't bring...View gallery

  • Zigzag Scissors
  • Pencil Grips
  • Mr. Sketch Scented Markers
Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 07:59 AM CDT
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By Kiki Intarasuwan

Famous People You Didn't Know Used to Be Teachers

Have you ever had a really great teacher that you still remember years after...View gallery

  • Barack Obama
  • Lin-Manuel Miranda
  • J.K. Rowling
Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018 at 04:50 PM CDT

'You Should Be Proud': Jimmy Fallon Speaks at Parkland Graduation

'You Should Be Proud': Jimmy Fallon Speaks at Parkland Graduation

On Sunday, seniors at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School walked across the stage to accept their diplomas and become graduates of the class of 2018. After a difficult school year due to a shooting on...

What We're Doing

Join NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago’s “Supporting our Schools” giving campaign to help local teachers and students in need before they head back to school. From July 8-31, you can donate funds through our DonorChoose.org webpage. This summer, you pick the classrooms to help across the city and suburbs. Click here to start donating!

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