School and Community Programming

Illinois Extension is well positioned to help parents and teachers dive more deeply into relevant and interesting curriculum areas. Regardless of the age of the learner, our educators have crafted a set of educational resources that will help students understanding important information about topics that touch their everyday lives. These educational units are free and available to use in any classroom or home school environment. 

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Illinois Nutrition Education Programs

Illinois Nutrition Education Program offers classes to meet the needs of Illinois families and communities. Our team members will work with your agency, school, or organization to determine the best fit to meet the needs of your students or clients. Many of our nutrition education options can be adapted for online or virtual programming. Visit the Illinois Nutrition Education Programs curriculum page to view programming areas offered or contact us today to learn more!

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4-H Educational Programs

Illinois 4-H produces the youth leaders, innovators, entrepreneurs, stewards, and builders we need to solve world problems. Many programs can be tailored to meet the needs of youth in school classrooms, after-school programs, partner sites, military installations, community groups, and more. Contact your local Extension Office to find out what is available in your area.

Visit the 4-H Educational Programs page to see the Signature Programs we offer!