Think Good, It’s Friday! 8.21.15

"Don’t climb under the toilet”: 1st graders advice, school supply giveaway, bike drive + more good news Tweet This

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It’s that time of year!

While the first day of school for Chicago Public School students is still a few weeks away (and I know those kids are soaking up the last bits of summer), it’s officially back-to-school time for many youth across the region.

Whether it’s first-graders offering their advice to kindergartners (hint: you should not climb on the walls like Spider-Man), teens gearing up for exciting after-school programs or those getting dropped off by their parents at college—the Trust is wishing all students the best of luck this year.

In honor of back-to-school, this week I wanted to share some back-to-school-themed good news from around the Web:

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