March 17, 2011 - 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Arnold PalmerBlogging as a Classroom Tool - Joliet Central High School, Joliet

Augusta I & IIEducational Reform: Failed Efforts and Reasoned Solutions - TREES, Joliet

Ben HoganBusiness Teacher Update Session--Addressing the Importance of Business Education - SIUC--Center For Workforce Development/Curriculum Revitalization Project, Springfield

CoralThe 1st-Year College Experience: Involving Latino Parents in their Children's Education - Harry S. Truman College, Chicago

JadeLead Me To The Money - EnergyNet, Champaign

Marsalis IIncreased Expectations = Increased AP Scores in AP Calculus AB - Morton High School, Morton

Marsalis IIDual Credit is a Win-Win for All - Joliet Junior College, Joliet

New Orleans BallroomPreparing Students for the 21st Century: An Exploration of Emerging Technology, Participatory Culture, and Pedagogy - Radical Platypus, San Antonio

Preservation Hall ATapping Student Effort - Increasing Student Achievement - Performance Learning Systems, Madison

RubyHow Culture Colors Learning: "Culturally Relevant Pedagogy the Neglected Learning Style" (2 hour session from 8:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.) - , Akron

Salon IIWhy Can't We Be Friends - Middle Matters & More, Lexington

Salon IIIStudent Centered Accountability: Linking Teacher Practice Directly to Student Achievement - Greenleaf Learning, Newfield

Salon IVLaunching Interest in Science Through Rocketry - Calvin Coolidge Middle School, West Peoria

Salon VWant to Plant a STEM Program at Your School? - Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield

Salon VIVirtual Enterprises International: A Capstone Business Education Class - St. Charles East High School, St. Charles

SapphireNew Look in College-level Text Readiness: A Reading Audit - Joliet Junior College, Joliet

TheaterBambi vs. Godzilla! - Capital City Speakers Bureau, Springfield

Turquoise AMaking CTE Data Collection Easy! - Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield

Turquoise BCharting the Path for Transitioning Students with Disabilities into Higher Education - College of Dupage, Glen Ellyn