The Solar Eclipse and STEM: Is your Program Ready to Launch?

  It’s easy to take light for granted, but Astronomers Without Borders (AWB) wants to show us the importance of the Sun this summer. This nationwide campaign will largely impact STEM education, especially those in underserved areas without the resources to take advantage of the solar eclipse’s learning opportunities. Building on the Eclipse Education Program […]

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This Week in STEM: Space and Pokémon

At Concept Schools we get a little bit excited about all things related to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). We always keep an eye out on what’s going on in STEM in the news. Each week we will share what we think is awesome and worth learning about. There are many more amazing things […]

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Las  5 Cosas Que Cada Padre Debe Saber!

Como padres, todos queremos que nuestros hijos reciban la mejor educación posible. Queremos que tenga éxito académicamente. Tambien queremos que se sientan psicológicamente seguro. A continuación se enumeran los  5 COSAS QUE TODO PADRE DEBE SABER para asegurarse de que su hijo/hija tenga una excelente educación.. 1.) Este al tanto de lo qué pasa en […]

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The TOP 5 Things Every Parent Should Know!

As parents, we all want our children to receive the best education possible.  We want them to be successful, academically strong and psychologically confident.  Listed below are the TOP 5 THINGS EVERY PARENT SHOULD KNOW to make sure that an excellent education happens for your young people. Know what goes on at your child’s school. […]

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CMSA Ranked among Best Public Charter High Schools by Chicago Magazine

   Chicago Magazine, a monthly magazine published by Tribune Publishing that concentrates on human-interest stories in and around Chicago, recently released its annual report of the 2016 Best Public Schools in the Chicagoland area.  Chicago Math and Science Academy (CMSA), a public charter high school managed by Concept Schools, earned the second highest ranking in […]

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S.T.E.M Festival Organized by Chicago’s Own Children

STEM City 2016 was a “STEM-TAC-U-LAR” success! Friday, May 27th at the Daley Plaza in downtown Chicago, over 150 students from Concept Schools’ four campuses in Chicago participated in the first annual event. Parents, teachers and community members were on hand to support and cheer on our future scientists, mathematicians, engineers, spoken word artists and […]

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