Unit 40 amends cell phone policy for students

Left, Unit 40 board member Brad Waldhoff speaks on the topic of “disruptive devices” policy in the classroom. Next to him is board member Jill Wendling. The board spent a considerable amount of time on the topic before agreeing to a language change in the district handbook.


Dawn Schabbing is a senior reporter at the Effingham Daily News, covering Effingham City Hall, Unit 40, and special projects. A graduate of Lake Land College and Eastern Illinois University with degrees in journalism, she lives in Neoga.