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Welcome to Cathryn’s Blog

Cathryn Ilani is an Illinois educator with over 30 years of education experience. She is currently a principal and teacher at The Einstein Academy. She is also a wife and a mother.

Cathryn Ilani first opened the doors to The Einstein Academy in 2002. Since then, it has always been her focus to provide her students and community with the best education possible. Her school offers comprehensive lessons, creating a well-rounded curriculum.

There are many things that Cathryn is passionate about, including STEAM education, supporting cancer research, giving back to the community, and Holocaust education. The latter she has a personal connection to.

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Benefits of Smaller Classroom Sizes

The increasing number of class sizes has become an issue in schools, with some parents protesting against hiring more teachers to keep up with the demand. While it’s understandable that people would like to see smaller classes, it’s essential to consider the advantages of having small classes for your child. Many parents and educators are…

How Teachers Can Utilize Video Games in the Classroom

The idea of teaching video games is a new concept that is challenging to implement in the classroom. The initial connotation of the term “game” is a bit harsh, and it can be hard to separate it from the academic rigor of classical academia. However, many practical issues must be resolved before it can be…

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