Recently retired superintendents who will provide real-world, applicable information and hands-on work to support your budgeting process! Click here to register!
Invitation ONLY event for Race to the Top-All District Networking Meeting
Invitation ONLY event for Race to the Top – All District Networking Meeting
Participants will be able to identify what it means to be fully implementing the New Illinois Learning Standards including Implementation Guides, activities to highlight the Math Practice Standards, PARCC Model Content Frameworks, PARCC Informational Guides, Scope and Sequence alignment considerations, Formative Assessments, Connection to Evidence Statements, Feedback, and ISBE created or vetted resources. Click here to register!
Invitation ONLY event for Race to the TOP – All District Networking Meeting
Discover how iWorks can help you create, edit, and share using its powerful set of programs — Pages, Keynote, iPhoto, and iMovie. Build beautiful handouts, graphics, and movies for class that leave lasting impressions on students. Teacher and student creation will be the focus of this hands-on workshop.
Technology Requirements: Attendees must have either a Macbook or iPad with iWork applications (Pages, Keynote, iPhoto, and iMovie) installed prior to attending the event.
Danica Norton is the 8th grade ELA teacher at Arcola Junior High. She is in the heart of her fifth year of teaching and coaching cheerleading and volleyball. After this spring semester, Danica will have her Master’s Degree from Eastern Illinois University in Elementary Education. After attending the Apple Foundations Trainer Academy this summer in Cupertino, California with Bethany, Danica and Bethany have been teaching at “Rider University,” where they have shared their knowledge of iWorks and iLife applications to their colleagues.
Bethany Wellbaum is a 6th grade teacher at Arcola Elementary School. She is in her fourth year of teaching. Along with teaching, Bethany also serves as the assistant coaches girl’s basketball in the high school. She received her Master’s Degree from Eastern Illinois University in Elementary Education last May. She completed the Apple Foundations Trainer Academy in Cupertino, California in the summer of 2015 and is currently co-teaching a collegiate course about Apple applications to fellow teachers and staff at Arcola.
Echoes and Reflections is a comprehensive Holocaust education program that delivers professional development and a rich array of resources for middle and high school teachers. Echoes and Reflections prepares educators to teach about the Holocaust in a way that stimulates engagement and critical thinking while providing opportunities for students to see the relevance of this complex history to their own lives. Click here to register!