March 5, 2008 - 10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Arnold PalmerFamily Literacy The Importance of Family in ESL Children's Education - Kishwaukee College, Malta

Augusta I & IIEducational Pathways for Career Preparation - A Collaborative Effort in CHSD #230 - Consolidated High School Dist 230, Orland Park

Ben HoganRecruiting NOW for Illinois Math/Science Partnership Graduate Programs - Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield

Broadway AUsing Student Work and Teacher Assignments to Improve Instruction - Southern Regional Education Board, Atlanta

Broadway BCareer Clusters and Programs of Study: Under Construction - Illinois Community College Board, Springfield

Broadway CZip's Reading Strategies - John C. Haines School, Chicago

CoralTeaching with M.E.R.I.T - Engaging Student Learning - Rotolo Middle School, Batavia

Jack NicklausEthnomathematics: What Does Culture Have to Do with Teaching Mathematics? - Kishwaukee College, Malta

JadeExploring Career Pathways Through Digital Storytelling - Newark Community High School, Newark

Marsalis IFrom Paper to Pixels: Tips to Save You Time Computing - Grundy Area Vocational Center, Morris

Marsalis IISecondary Career and Technical Education (CTE) Effects on Postsecondary Enrollment: A Longitudinal Study - Western Illinois University, Macomb

New Orleans BallroomIntegrating IQ and EQ in the Classroom Connecting Both for Student Success - Human Options, Rapid City

Preservation Hall AElectronic Grant Management System (eGMS) - Grant Applications for FY 09 CTEI and Perkins - Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield

RubyUsing Wikipedia to Improve Critical Literacy: Skills and Practice - Partner in Education, Alpha

Salon IIUsing Problem-based Learning to Deliver a Lesson - Illinois Office of Educational Services, Springfield

Salon IIIValidating Community Service in Your High School - Oswego High School, Oswego

Salon IVImproving Student Achievement with Professional Learning Communities (PLC) - Plano High School, Plano

Salon VChemistry of Foods: Curriculum Integration, Career Development, Academic Excellence, and Achievement - Schaumburg High School, Schaumburg

Salon VISuccessfully Mentoring At-risk Students - Joliet Junior College, Joliet

SapphireEconomics: From Eek! To Eureka! Integration Into Existing K-12 Curriculum - Powell Center for Economic Literacy, Richmond

TheaterThe Power of Practical Magic - Catalyze Learning International (CLI), Newland

Turquoise AGraphic Design Productions: Students Running a Print Shop Business! - Oak Lawn Community High School, Oak Lawn

Turquoise BRocketry in the Science Classroom and Beyond - Manual High School, Peoria