There's a new free teaching tool, and it's all about one of the most prominent figures in northwest Illinois.
The Ronald Reagan Trail Association has a curriculum available for teachers on its Web site. It focuses on the role that central Illinois communities had in the life of Mr. Reagan.
It's broken down into three age groups: elementary, middle school and high school. To download the free curriculum log on: http://ronaldreagantrail.net/download/ReaganCurriculum.doc