March 16, 2011 - 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Arnold PalmerAcoustic Guitar Making (The Ultimate Cross-Curricular IT Elective) - Lemont High School, Lemont

Augusta I & IIA Career Day at the Cinema - Education for Employment System #330, Champaign

Ben HoganAnd the Devil Has a Dell! - University of Illinois at Springfield, Capital Area Career Center, Springfield

CoralLiterature Circles: Creating Independence through Relationships, Reading, and Writing. - Willowbrook High School, Villa Park

Jack NicklausValue Added Business Partnerships - ACE High School, Rockford

Jade"The Hundred Dresses" A Timeless Story about Bullying - John C Haines School, Chicago

Marsalis ICareer Readiness Certificates - Linking Schools to Business/Industry - Leland High School, Leland

Marsalis IIConsumer Education Projects and Activities to Spark Student Interest - EPCUSD #401, Elmwood Park

Preservation Hall AMotivating the Unmotivated - Blackburn Consulting Group, Fletcher

RubyYou're Fired! Bringing REALITY to the Classroom - IVVC, Sandwich

Salon IIProject Lead The Way (PLTW)--Problem-Based STEM Opportunities - University of Illinois Outreach and Public Service, Champaign

Salon IIIENGLISH, MATH, SCIENCE: Integrated Projects Increase Student Involvement and FUN! - Schaumburg High School, Schaumburg

Salon IVTeaching Decision Making in the 6-12 Classroom: The Economic Way of Thinking - Econ Illinois, DeKalb

Salon VNanotechnology: An Emerging Technology with Amazing Possibilities - University of Illinois, Urbana

Salon VISkills for a Lifetime: Teaching Students the Habits of Success - SREB/High Schools That Work, Brentwood

SapphireCum Laude Graduates - Helping Create a Culture of High Expectations - Woodstock High School, Woodstock

TheaterCelebrating Your Style - Capital City Speakers Bureau, Springfield

Turquoise AUsing Learning Objects to Improve Learning Outcomes of Learning Disabled Students in an Illinois CTE Program - Southern Illinois University, Carbondale

Turquoise BCareer and Technical Education: "Convincing Today's Kids to Buy in" - Eldorado High School, Eldorado