March 14, 2007 - 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

AmphitheaterDealing with Negative Attitudes in the Workplace - Capitol City Speakers Bureau, Springfield

Arnold PalmerTeaching with Primary Sources - Southern Illinois University, Carbondale

Ben HoganBuilding Construction Open House, A 21st Century Classroom - Career Development System, Oak Forest

Broadway ACreating a Powerful Learning Environment - Thornton Township High School District 205, Lockport

Broadway BOwning a Real Business, Students Want to Learn - EnterprisePrep, Harvey Cedars

Broadway CGoals Advisory: Lifeskills 101 - Carlinville High School, Carlinville

Coral"Yes you are a Reading Teacher." Content Area Vocabulary/Reading Strategies - Chicago State University, Kenosha

Jack NicklausCollaborative Unit Between Business Education and Computer Graphics - Elmwood Park High Schools, Elmwood Park

JadeClimbing the Ladder to Nontraditional Careers and Gender Equity - Illinois Office of Educational Services, Springfield

Marsalis IThe Future of Career and Technical Education - NSERVE, Park Ridge

Marsalis IIWork and School Readiness: The Role of Appearance Management (Awards for Innovation) - Dept. of Workforce Education & Dev. /Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, Carbondale

New Orleans BallroomFinancial Literacy for Teens - , Conyers

Preservation Hall AThe Trouble with Ruby Payne: Why "A Framework for Understanding Poverty" Misses the Mark - Illinois State University, Chicago

RubyActivating "Every Child Can Learn" and "Closing the Achievement Gap" - Rotolo Middle School of Batavia, Minooka

Salon IIICreating Conditions to Self-Motivate Reluctant Learners. - Plainfield High School, Plainfield

Salon IVCTE School-Based Enterprises That Work: Connecting CTE With Employment - Pekin Community High School, Pekin

Salon VTeaching About Globalization - Lesson Demonstrations For the High School Economics, Business or Social Studies Classroom - Office of Economic Education, University Park

Salon VITransitioning Forward: An Update on Tech Prep - Illinois Community College Board, Springfield

SapphireVision 2020: A New Attitude for the 21st Century Marketplace - Valley Education for Employment System, Sugar Grove

Turquoise AThe ACT Writing Test and the PSAE - ACT, Inc., Lincolnshire

Turquoise BMotivation in the English Classroom: Yes It Happens! - Alden-Hebron High School, Hebron