Engage with the brightest minds in Social-Emotional Learning at ILASCD’s SEL in Schools Summit on July 23 & 24, 2018 in Oak Park, IL. Sessions featuring experts from Chicago Public Schools (IL), Evergreen Public Schools (WA), Austin Public Schools (TX), the Kennedy Center (DC), EdFirst/Novo Foundation and more. Plus Chicago Public Schools with unveil their new SEL + Equity Toolkit!
Engaging Breakout Sessions:
– Special funding panel – EdFirst/Novo Foundation
– The intersection of Arts & SEL – Kennedy Center
– Introducing SEL + Equity Toolkit – Chicago Public Schools
– Best practices in SEL – CASEL
– Marc Brackett
– Carla Tantillo Philibert
– Tom Hierck
July 23-24, 2018
Oak Park River Forest High School
(Approximately 8 miles west of Chicago)
$350 per person (two days)
$175 per person (one day)
For large groups of 10 or more interested in receiving the group rate of $250/person, please contact Bill Dodds at ILASCD at 815-482-2767.
To learn more: http://bit.ly/MidwestSELSummit
To register, please click here: http://bit.ly/MidwestSELSummit_register
Teachers who participate in both days are eligible to receive 12 hours of professional development credit!
Funding Options: let’s get creative!
Registration is still live, but spots are filling up fast! If you’re wondering how to pay for either yourself or a group of educators from your school district to attend this first-of-its-kind event, read on!
Title IV Funding
Congress included $1.1 billion in Title IV funding as part of the omnibus spending bill approved this spring. Among other things, these funds can be used by schools and districts on professional development for staff related to ways to manage and prevent the early stages of student violence.
End of Year POs
Do you have remaining funds available for the current year allocated for such things as classroom management training, curriculum design/integration with non-academic components like Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) or teacher/educator self-care? Check out some of the topics to be covered at the Summit to see which match up with your remaining dollars.