INA, Ill. (June 2, 2020) — Early Childhood Education courses are moving fully online at Rend Lake College during the fall semester. Several ECE classes, originally planned in a hybrid format, will take place entirely online. That means there will be no “in-person” component, which... Read More.
Gov. Bruce Rauner today signed House Bill 2663, bipartisan legislation which protects preschool-aged children enrolled in early childhood programs and schools that receive state funding from being expelled. The bill also requires the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS), in consultation... Read More.
With a shortage in the early childhood education profession, Dr. Diane King, Coordinator of the Early Childhood Education & Education Programs at Southeastern Illinois College, hosted an event at the college that brought in more than 100 early childhood education professionals and students... Read More.