H  Handouts available   PP  PowerPoint available   W  Web address listed  
Schedule for March 15, 2012
Room: 8:15am - 9:15am 9:30am - 10:30am 10:45am-11:45am 11:45am-2:00pm Luncheon in the Ballroom with Keynote Speaker
Arnold Palmer A Bridge to Your Future: Transitioning the Freshman Year - Morton Freshman Center, Cicero - Meyers, Wojcik
 Early College Program - Crete-Monee School District 201U, Crete - Dugan
 Writing to Learn: Quick Writes - Heritage High School, Broadlands - Fuller, Kohlbecker
Augusta I&II Area Career Center Director's Meeting - Lincoln Community High School, Lincoln - Hitchings
 Using Data to Drive Instruction: One District's Journey - J. S. Morton High School District #201, Cicero - Parrie, O'Sullivan
 Micro Messages - Macro Impact - Illinois State University, Oregon - Cermak
Ben Hogan Free Online Technology Tools to Enhance Learning - Dundee-Crown High School, Carpentersville - Buhrow, Herb
 Engaging Students in an E-Learning Environment - Chicago State University, Chicago - Boyles, Dulaney
 Inquiry Based Learning and Social Networking Building 21st Century Skills - Carrollton CUSD #1, Carrollton - Jungk, Pressler
Broadway A Maximize the Power and Mobility of your iPad and Other ios Devices through Wireless Mirroring Technology - Lemont High School, Lemont - Duensing, Aspel
 Nanotechnology: An Emerging Technology with Amazing Possibilities - University of Illinois, Urbana - Muskin, Orme, Ritz, Milligan, Schackmann, Winebright, Deterding
 Hornet PRIDE through PBIS - Heyworth High School, Heyworth - Davis, Alexander, Campbell
Coral Partnerships for Student Success: You Can't Do It Alone - J. Sterling Morton High School District 201, Cicero - Kuzniewski, Wilson, Gamboa
 "Beyond the Resume" - Helping Students Create Career Portfolios - Kankakee Area Career Center, Bourbonnais - Kelley, Degenhart
 Illinois High Schools That Work Sites and Pathways to Results - The University of Illinois, Champaign - Hackmann, Ratner
Jade Career Guidance - Not a Dirty Job! - Eastern Illinois Education for Employment System, Mattoon - Hutchings, Shawver
 Sometimes We Can be the Problem: De-escalating and Calming the Aggressor - Bartlett High School, Bartlett - Moran, Ph.D., Witthuhn
 Ready-Set-Go - Using Electronic Resources to Integrate Common Core Standards into the Curriculum - SIU Center for Workforce Development, Springfield - Potts
Marsalis I  "I Didn't Know He Could Do That!" Teaching Students in the Low Incidence Population - SPEED Program for Adaptive Learning, Chicago Heights - Jasieniecki
 Rigor + Relevance = Motivation! - Alden-Hebron Elementary School, Hebron - Qualls, Ehlenburg
Marsalis II Needed Changes in Community-Based Skills Training for Students with Disabilities - Warren Township High School, Gurnee - Merar, Bear, Furth
 You're A Poet and You Didn't Even Know It! - Addison Trail High School (Dupage District 88), Joliet Junior College, Joliet - Borne
 Lake County Secondary Transition Service Providers Professional Learning Team (PLT) - Warren Township High School, Gurnee - Merar, Roeder, Kusik, Ortiz
New Orleans Ballroom Be the Wind Beneath Their Wings: Leaving a Legacy - Pro-Act Options, East Peoria - Goodale
 I Think, Therefore I Am: Teaching Thinking in Every Classroom - Pro-Act Options, East Peoria - Goodale, Goodale
 Strategies for Formative Assessment: Checking Achievement Before the Big Test - Pro-Act Options, East Peoria - Goodale
Preservation Hall A How Culture Colors Learning: "Culturally Relevant Pedagogy the Neglected Learning Style" (8:15am - 10:30am) - , Akron - Bryant
 How Culture Colors Learning: "Culturally Relevant Pedagogy the Neglected Learning Style" (8:15am - 10:30am) - , Akron - Bryant
 Vocabulary - How will I Learn These Words? - , Akron - Bryant
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H  Handouts available   PP  PowerPoint available   W  Web address listed  
Schedule for
Room: 8:15am - 9:15am 9:30am - 10:30am 10:45am-11:45am 11:45am-2:00pm Luncheon in the Ballroom with Keynote Speaker
Ruby Online Career Portfolios: Giving your Students an Edge. - Lake County Schools Technology Campus, Grayslake - French
 Finally - A Simple Transition Plan System for Your School - North Chicago Community High School, North Chicago - Ross, Hall
 Using SeaPerch Underwater ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) to Teach STEM in a Problem Based Learning Environment - Rochelle Township High School, Rochelle - Wolter
Salon II 50 Ways to Improve Parental Involvement in Your School - Middle Matters & More, Lexington - Shepard
 Learning Dead ?? Who Is Responsible ?? - Middle Matters & More, Lexington - Shepard
 
Salon III SOS-2 - Strategically Operated Schools Strengthen Our Students. - , Hope - Actis
 SOS-2 - Strategically Operated Schools Strengthen Our Students. - , Hope - Actis
 
Salon IV Brain Based Teaching: Making Connections for Long-Term Memory & Recall - Greenleaf Learning, Newfield - Greenleaf
 Formative Assessment - Greenleaf Learning, Newfield - Greenleaf
 
Salon V How To Teach A Kid In Purple Pants - Central School Dist. #104, O'Fallon - Anderson
 Postsecondary Game Development Curriculum and Career Opportunities - Bradley University, Peoria - McGill
 
Salon VI Project Lead The Way (PLTW)--Problem-Based STEM Opportunities - University of Illinois Outreach and Public Service, Champaign - Pacey, Greene
 Project Lead the Way (PLTW), a Course Which Brings Together College and Career Education While Promoting Success on the Prairie State Achievement Examination (PSAE) - Township High School District 214, Mt. Prospect - Schaap, Schaap
 
Sapphire Six Must Do Steps For School Leaders - Metamora Township High School #122, Metamora - Maurer
 Cum Laude High School Graduation--A Path Toward Elevated Expectations - Woodstock High School, Woodstock - Tafoya, Theriault
 Creating Positive Learning Support Systems for Community College-Bound Students - Reavis High School/St. Xavier University, Palos Park - Ehretsman, Hentry
Theater The Magic of Excellent Teaching - Performance Learning Systems, Madison - Barkley
 A New Paradigm for Learning - Performance Learning Systems, Madison - Barkley
 Raising Student Expectations/Tapping Student Effort - Performance Learning Systems, Madison - Barkley
Turquoise A Faculty-Driven General Education Learning Assessment and Ties to College Readiness - Lewis and Clark Community College, Godfrey - Lane, Baker
 CTE Courses for Academic Credit: How to Become Highly Qualified - Eldorado High School, Eldorado - Kittinger, Lane, Pierson
 Cyber Social-networking Trends and Dangers - Livingston Area Career Center, Pontiac - Bristow, Masching
Turquoise B Extreme Homeroom Makeover - Using Homeroom as a Learning Environment. - Momence High School, Momence - Wills, Anderson
 Building a Wind Farm in Your Classroom - Illinois Valley Community College, Oglesby - Gibson, Gahm, Isermann, Lynch
 Bridging the Gap: Understanding Differences Between High School and College - Black Hawk College, Moline - Holldorf, Sacco