eight-block schedule http://tspr.org en Illini West Will Switch to Eight-Block Schedule http://tspr.org/post/illini-west-will-switch-eight-block-schedule <p>Illini West High School in Carthage will switch to an eight-block class schedule for the 2013-2014 school year.<br /><br />Classes will meet five times every two weeks. Students will take four classes each day.<br /><br />Teachers might have the most to learn during the transition.<br /><br />Superintendent Kim Schilson said they will have to adapt to teaching 90-minute periods.<br /><br />The district will offer teachers a great deal of professional development to ease the transition.<br /> Mon, 23 Jan 2012 20:46:49 +0000 Rich Egger 9069 at http://tspr.org Illini West Will Switch to Eight-Block Schedule