H  Handouts available   PP  PowerPoint available   W  Web address listed  
Schedule for March 14, 2012
Room: 8:30am-10:30am Opening Session with Keynote Speaker in the Megacenter 10:15am-11:15am 11:30am-12:30pm Luncheon in the Megacenter 12:45pm-1:45pm 2:00pm - 3:00pm 3:15pm - 4:15pm 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Arnold Palmer Assessments and Resources to Develop College and Career Ready Individuals - Illinois workNet, Springfield - Telger
 A College Success Story: How Guidance Counselors and Teachers can Facilitate Transition - Carlinville High School, Carlinville - Hammann, Enrietta
 Students Start Cruising in 7th Grade - Finding Individual Purpose & Direction - Champaign Unit 4 School District, Champaign - Chagnon
 Silenced Struggles: The Experiences Faced by Latino(a) Students in Their Families, Schools and Communities - Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center, Rock Island - Jimenez
 Transition - A Holistic Approach - Arcola CUSD #306, Arcola - Hinton, Spidle
Augusta I&II Education for Employment (EFE) Regional System Directors State Meeting and Staff Development Session - Three Rivers Education for Employment System (TREES), Joliet - Gordon
 Illinois WECEP (Work Experience and Career Exploration Program) Coordinators Meeting - Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield - Brooks, Davis, Theodore, Radecki
 Pathway to Results Team Uses Career Clusters to Transition Students Grades 8 - 13 - Illinois Central College, East Peoria - Dietrich, Marvin
Ben Hogan Acoustic Guitar Making (Core Course Relevance for IT) - Lemont High School, Lemont - Ferry
 Spark Student Interest with Fun, Free Consumer Education Tools! - Elmwood Park CUSD 401, Elmwood Park - Bernas, Memmel
 Shifting the Focus: From Parent Involvement to Family Engagement - Community High School District 218, Oak Lawn - Coffman, Majoch, Mahone, Mason, Henry, Castillo, Gomez
 This Is Your Brain on School - The Mind and Learning - Three Rivers Education for Employment System (TREES), Joliet - Gordon
 Using Screencasts for Teaching and Learning - Bolingbrook High School, Bolingbrook - Kunce, Neumann
Broadway A What is the Smart Grid? - Operation Green Jobs, Deerfield - Bouillerce, Gordon, Timms
 Update on Statewide Implementation of the Common Core - Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield - Williams, Cullen
 See Bag Flyer For Details - , -
 The AVID College Readiness System - AVID Center, Freeport - Buss, Chard
 
Coral Employment and Career Trends for the Next Decade - DeVry University/Yorkville CUSD#115, Yorkville - Burks, Kuntz, Johnson
 Entrepreneurship and Design for Future Business Owners and Architects. - Kankakee Area Career Center, Bourbonnais - Kelley, Zurek
 CookIt, SewIt, FileIt, BankIt - Apps to use in FCS and Bus. Ed. - Unity High School, Tolono - Warner, Wilcoxon
 Protecting Personal Information in Cyberspace: Classroom Activities You Can Use - University of Illinois Springfield & Capital Area Career Center, Springfield - Rose, Hancock
 
Jack Nicklaus On Target: Advancing Students Success through Teamwork. - J.S. Morton HSD 201, Cicero - Grazzini, Genardo
 Regional Network Approach to CTE Professional Development - Illinois Community College Board, Springfield - Morelock, Crehan, Howerter
 Expanding Web 2.0 in the Classroom - West Leyden High School, Northlake - Pecucci, Cartwright
 You've Got Game: Using Games in Your Classroom - Calhoun High School, Hardin - Mortland, Gilman
 
Jade English, Math, Science: Project-Based Learning Provides the Impetus for Learning - Schaumburg High School, Schaumburg - Turner, Koschnitzke, Nemetz
 Reading & Writing Strategies So Useful, You'll Freak - East Alton-Wood River High School, Wood River - Marshall
 Acculturation for Career Success - Decatur Public Schools (retired), Decatur - Taylor
 If They Haven't Learned By Now... - Special Education District of Lake County, Gages Lake - Berman, Geller
 
Marsalis I How to Operate a Successful Small Business with Special Education Students - SEDOL, Gages Lake - Gruber, Ives-Brezinski, Ross
 Making Hands-On Learning Meaningful to Students: Action Learning Theory and CTE - Western Illinois University, Macomb - Boston
 Creating Dynamic Instruction Using the iPad - "There's an App for that!" - Unity High School, Tolono - Gateley, Graves, Kowalczyk, Fink
 Developing CTE Common Core TASKS in 7 Easy Steps - SIU Center for Workforce Development, Springfield - Cozzolino, Walker
 Libraries in Career and Tech Education - Illini Bluffs High School, Glasford - Jackson, Gross
Marsalis II Family and Consumer Sciences: High Quality Content Supporting the Common Core - Ilinois State Board of Education, Springfield - Hopper, Shen
 Creating a Culture to Utilize Data in the Student Information System - Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield - Welker, Hammel
 Developing a School Based Enterprise: Business Program Within the School Setting - Lincoln-Way Community High School, New Lenox - Smith, Harrison, Cichon, Boban
 Free & Fabulous! MyCAERT Online Assignments - Curriculum Revitalization Project, SIU Center for Workforce Development, Springfield - Mahinda, Marucco
 Lost in Transition - West Aurora Dist 129, Hope D Wall School, Aurora - Olexa, Nilles
New Orleans Ballroom Motivation + Engagement + High Expectations = Student Success. - Blackburn Consulting Group, Fletcher - Blackburn
 Rigor is NOT a Four-Letter Word - Blackburn Consulting Group, Fletcher - Blackburn
 Motivation + Engagement + High Expectations = Student Success. - Blackburn Consulting Group, Fletcher - Blackburn
 Rigor is NOT a Four-Letter Word - Blackburn Consulting Group, Fletcher - Blackburn
 Mathematics-in-CTE - Lincoln-Way Central and East High School, New Lenox - Hucek, Morrey, Waters
Preservation Hall A Free Resources to Enhance Your Industrial Technology and Engineering Classes - Momence High School, Momence - Evans, Larson
 Pending Energy Crises In America; Opportunities For CTE - Three Rivers Education for Employment System (TREES), Joliet - Kauffman, Gordon
 Brain Based Teaching: Making Connections for Long-Term Memory & Recall - Greenleaf Learning, Newfield - Greenleaf
 Memory, Recall, the Brain & Learning: The Nonlinguistic and Visual Attributes of Memory & Recall - Greenleaf Learning, Newfield - Greenleaf
 So You Want to Play With Fire at School? - Indian Valley Vocational Center, Sandwich - Pieper, Carlton
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H  Handouts available   PP  PowerPoint available   W  Web address listed  
Schedule for March 14, 2012
Room: 8:30am-10:30am Opening Session with Keynote Speaker in the Megacenter 10:15am-11:15am 11:30am-12:30pm Luncheon in the Megacenter 12:45pm-1:45pm 2:00pm - 3:00pm 3:15pm - 4:15pm 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Ruby Extreme Makeover 2012: Digital Teaching - Central Virginia Community College, Lynchburg - Hoisington
 The Mobile Movement- iPad and Beyond - Central Virginia Community College, Lynchburg - Hoisington
 Extreme Makeover 2012: Digital Teaching - Central Virginia Community College, Lynchburg - Hoisington
 The Mobile Movement- iPad and Beyond - Central Virginia Community College, Lynchburg - Hoisington
 Partnership = Success: Schools Partner with Vocational Rehabilitation to Improve Post-Secondary Outcomes for Students with Disabilities - Rural Champaign County Special Education Cooperative, Rantoul - Mayer, Bryant
Salon II Rules of Engagement: Winning the War against Apathy - Middle Matters & More, Lexington - Shepard
 Tips For Improving Special Education Inclusion Classes In Your School - Middle Matters & More, Lexington - Shepard
 Don't Blame Me !!! The Teacher Started It!! - Middle Matters & More, Lexington - Shepard
  
Salon III What Really Works to Improve Student Achievement - MAX Teaching, Findlay - Luke
 What Really Works to Improve Student Achievement - MAX Teaching, Findlay - Luke
 What Really Works in the Classroom? - MAX Teaching, Findlay - Luke
  
Salon IV The Counselor's Role in School Improvement: Building A Culture of College- and Career-Readiness - SREB/High Schools That Work, Brentwood - Barnes
 The Big Picture of Ninth-Grade Success: Guidance and Advisement's Role - SREB/High Schools That Work, Brentwood - Barnes
 Achieving Curriculum Integration By Embedding the Common Core State Standards - SREB/High Schools That Work, Brentwood - Barnes
  
Salon V Harvard's Pathway to Prosperity Project: Why We Must Change the Nation's View of Career Education - Harvard Graduate School of Education, - Symonds
 Harvard's Pathway to Prosperity Project: Why We Must Change the Nation's View of Career Education - Harvard Graduate School of Education, - Symonds
 Postsecondary Game Development Curriculum and Career Opportunities - Bradley University, Peoria - McGill
  
Salon VI The Inconvenient Truth: We Can Wait No Longer - Valley Education for Employment System, Sugar Grove - Sanders, Judy
 So You've Got an Interactive Whiteboard - Now What? - Dulany Consulting, Inc., Mount Prospect - Dulany
 Designing High-impact Guidance and Advisement Systems for Secondary STEM Education - The Center for Work Force Development, SIU-C, Springfield - Hotes
  
Sapphire The New Look Project: Women in Ag Business, Computer Networking and Manufacturing - Illinois Center for Specialized Professional Support, Normal - Reha, Pohl, Powers, Howerter
 Our Freshman Academy - Facts and FAQs - Joliet Central High School, Joliet - English, Beal, Manzo
 Addressing Graduation Rate and Credit Recovery During the School Day - Plano High School, Plano - Benson, Ulrich
 What Districts Should Know About Online Learning - Illinois Virtual School, Edwards - Hamblin, Closen
 
Theater Strategic Futures - Capitol City Speakers Bureau, Springfield - Zach
 Understanding and Reaching the Wounded Student - Hope 4 the Wounded LLC, - Hendershott
 The Impact of Empathy: Tuning in to Students - Hope 4 the Wounded LLC, - Hendershott
 Seven Ways to Transform School Culture - Hope 4 the Wounded LLC, - Hendershott
 Diversity: Preparing Teachers for 21st Century Classrooms - Northern Illinois University, Dekalb - Arnett, Kozlowski, Peach
Turquoise A Digital Age Learning Experiences - Waverly CUSD #6, Waverly - Cline, Johnson, Beavers, Simmons, Larson
 Wow! That's In the Career Information System (CIS)? - Illinois Department of Employment Security, Springfield - Lucas
 Tuned In and Turned On - 1-Year Later - Newark Community High School, Newark - Hall, Woods, Wheeler
 Students and Staff Explore Their Career Pathways through Digital Storytelling - Newark Community High School, Newark - Berggren, Hall, Navarro, Wheeler, Woods
 "Budget" is Not a 4 Letter Word - Momence High School, Momence - McGrath, Kreidler
Turquoise B The Power of Career Pathways: Launching Programs of Study At Your School - Plano High School, District #88, Plano - Phillips, Looney, McAnally, Sanders
 Lighting the Way to Algebra: Enhancing Learning with Technology - Illinois Association of Regional Superintendents of Schools, Lake in the Hills - Libka, Nauman
 Zero Robotics - A Competition Inspiring Students To Reach New Heights! - Lemont High School, Lemont - Duensing, Armbrecht
 Engineering for Everyone - Thornton Fractional North High School, Calumet City - Predl
 "Kids and Careers" Meets "Learn More Earn More" - Illinois Department of Employment Security, Springfield - Lucas