The Teaching and Learning Department works to provide all District 308 students the needed building blocks for college and career readiness. Our role is to advance the district’s mission, in partnership with our families and communities, to educate all students to reach their highest potential.
We look forward to assisting you with your students’ needs.
Please use the “Program Directory” in the left-hand margin to locate more information on specific topics within the Teaching and Learning Department.Dr. Lisa SmithExecutive Director for Teaching and LearningCindi KrachtusExecutive Assistant(630) 636-3672Andrea WiaduchGrant Coordinator(630) 636-3096Matt EpperlySchool Community Resource Coordinator(630) 636-3094EL Department Support Staff:Paola Lares LunaSecretary to EL Department(630) 636-3684Alma BinkowskiBilingual Parent Outreach(630) 636-3689
Teaching and Learning Team MembersMelissa McDowellDirector of Elementary Education(630) 636-3097Jamie MaxDirector of Secondary Education(630) 636-3668Susan McDougallAssistant Director of Gifted Education(630) 636-3676Lisa StarkCoordinator of Assessments(630) 636-4371Dr. Heidi PodjasekDirector of Professional Development(630) firstname.lastname@example.orgEulalia ValdezDirector of English Learners(630) 636-3694Allen ClasenDirector of Technology(630) 636-3950