The mission of IL ASCD is to build the capacity of educational leaders to enhance the quality of teaching and learning.

MEMBER BENEFITS

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to our members and take advantage of other member benefits.

Kinder 19 registration is now open!

HONORARY MEMBERSHIP

Illinois ASCD is excited to be able to include in our ranks many national and international presenters as honorary members.

FACEBOOK POSTS

Happy Friday! Great explanation of how science works, but more importantly, a great explanation for your students about making mistakes. http://ow.ly/Jvcs30o5NZU #HappyFriday

I teach because: A Teacher’s Wellness/Mindfulness Primer with Carla Tantillo Philibert - Educators will leave with validation, helpful and practical strategies, and inspiration for the work ahead. http://ow.ly/vGut30o5S7C

4 Things all project-based learning teachers should do: http://ow.ly/UwkY30o5R7T

7 Skills Students will Always Need http://ow.ly/PthK30o5P0i

Why education needs a "whole Child" Approach: #WholeChild Wednesday http://ow.ly/JcUy30o5QoE

Some great #goodbye options from our Summer Kinder presenterDr Jean Feldman http://ow.ly/V6mP30o5R2d Registration is now open - don't miss Dr. Jean!

Registration now open for our Summer Kindergarten conference featuring Dr. Jean Felman! http://ow.ly/OU6H30o5Qwv #KinderTuesday #Kinder19

We can't thank you enough for all the volunteers, committee members, presenters and attendees for making the 2019 Pre-K/K Conference such an overwhelming success. #ThankYou #Kinder19 #KinderTuesday

Happy Monday! Here's a heart warming story to put a smile on your face. Some times all you need is some or a different perspective. #HappyMonday http://ow.ly/tsXE30o5L7y

#ILASCD is honored to receive the ASCD award for our efforts in the area of professional learning #ILASCDLearns #Empower19

Come visit our IL ASCD Booth at Empower 19. After you check at registration, turn around and the booth will be in front of you on the far right.
See you soon! #Empower19 #ILASCDLearns

#kinder19 Kim Adsit speaking about Loteracy Interventions

The expo hall is open until 2:30. Make sure you get down there and see our vendors before they’re gone! #kinder19

Melissa Leach discussing Interactice writing #kinder19

Teachers Learn Too Adam Peterson discussing classroom management #kinder19

Jan Richardson discussing Early Guided Reading to a packed house! #kinder19

Excited to welcome Dr Jan Richardson for our day 2 keynote. She will be discussing closing the achievement gap #kinder19

Mary Goza from McHenry come on down!!! You’ve won a Kindle Fire! Please come to Schaumburg E to pick it up. #kinder19

Alissa Wolf of Taylorville congratulations! You’ve won a tpt gift card! Come to Schaumburg E to pick it up! #kinder19

What are your difficult child’s nonacademic strengths? #kinder19 Calming the Chaos with Karen Wagnon

❤️❤️❤️ beloved committee member and kinder presenter Ruth Cormier #kinder19 #foreveryoung

Excited to host our first session to be offered completely in Spanish. #kinder19 Aprendiendo, Explorando y Jugando en Los Centros

Juggling Jeff asking attendees if they had to rate themselves, from 1 to 10, what would they give themselves? During his inspirational session, “Take Care of You , Too!” #kinder19

Congrats to our first kindle fire winner! Ms. Vazquez

Michael Bonner discussing how he structures his morning meetings in #bonnerville #kinder19

Hooray! Our first raffle winner. Congrats, Dani! #kinder19

Kim Jordano talking with attendees about how to get students to retell stories #kinder19

Donna Whyte discussing Tips for Engaging Students #kinder19

Teachers Learn Too‘s Adam Peterson discussing classroom management: treat your students like actual human beings! #kinder19

DeeDee Wills discussing how the brain processes, remembers, and stores music #kinder19

Michael Bonner signing books and taking pictures with #kinder19 attendees.

Packed house all the way until the very end of Michael Bonner‘s opening #kinder19 keynote.

Michael Bonner demonstrating whole brain teaching - teacher needed to point or thumbs up and switch. Much harder than it seems! #kinder19

Whole brain teaching Michael Bonner

“Receiving a 4.0 gpa in school is not the only factor that guarantees success in the 21st century.” Michael Bonner #kinder19

Michael Bonner discussing #LorraineMonroe Nothing’s Impossible #kinder19

“Your energy introduces you before you do.” Michael Bonner

How to work through implicit bias with Michael Bonner

Michael Bonner discussing implicit bias during his #kinder19 keynote

So excited to have Michael Bonner as our opening keynote for #kinder19 so inspiring!

Don’t miss the selfie spot outside exploration hall! #kinder19

Don’t forget to evaluate your sessions in the ILASCD app! Every eval filled out is another entry into a raffle for tons of great prizes! #kinder19

Are you here in Schaumburg with us? Let us know! You could win a kindle, target, Starbucks, or teacher pay teacher gift card! We will be giving away TONS of prizes. Use #kinder19 to be entered!

Head on over to exploration hall to visit our wonderful vendors! #kinder19

Attn: #kinder19 attendees! Please make sure you sign in AND OUT each day you are attending. Sign in is located outside Schaumburg East.

Attn: #kinder19 attendees! Make sure you sign in AND out each day. Sign in tables are located outside Schaumburg East.

Having app trouble? See Tony outside Schaumburg East! #kinder19

If you are attending #kinder19 the convention WiFi password is IASCD19

Sign in rolling and registration is now OPEN! #kinder19 in officially in full swing!

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Happy Friday! Great explanation of how science works, but more importantly, a great explanation for your students a… https://t.co/C2i7vFHwU2

I teach because: A Teacher’s Wellness/Mindfulness Primer with Carla Tantillo Philibert - Educators will leave with… https://t.co/8Ahr1tyYi9

4 Things all project-based learning teachers should do: https://t.co/JiSY84bQT1

7 Skills Students will Always Need https://t.co/jpD5V4MAd0

Why education needs a "whole Child" Approach: #WholeChild Wednesday https://t.co/iamJAbyQ3P

Some great #goodbye options from our Summer Kinder presenter@RealDrjean https://t.co/27FY9n3rkl Registration is n… https://t.co/utJBeWswkK

Registration now open for our Summer Kindergarten conference featuring Dr. Jean Felman! https://t.co/MpHrxvh7Vy… https://t.co/9LIWJFbGFC

We can't thank you enough for all the volunteers, committee members, presenters and attendees for making the 2019 P… https://t.co/wFTjl7jx74

RT @SBEducation: New teacher: Make SEL a daily practice https://t.co/Tjqa8WQA0f #edchat #SELchat @edutopia https://t.co/9GZV8FLgEf

RT @TeachThought: 12 Barriers To Innovation In Education https://t.co/3zLd7W35cm https://t.co/Y4K5MaBUsW

Happy Monday! Here's a heart warming story to put a smile on your face. Some times all you need is some or a differ… https://t.co/hu78SRqvFr

RT @maestra_mendoza: So grateful @ASCD @ILASCD @EL_ASCD all organizations that has transformed my life. With the support of these organizat…

RT @AkemiSessler: How wonderful to connect & share our work with educators across the world! @Kathy_Riesing @stefaniebeane @DrydenSchool @a…

RT @KyleHamstra: Inspired by @Amy_MacCrindle's @ASCD Emerging Leader Ignite at #Empower19! Thank you for your leadership, Amy! #ASCDEL #ASC…

RT @pensivechatter: Be positive with all students, every day. Best part - it's free! @basil_marin #Empower19 https://t.co/pEhHkT6zYA

RT @maestra_mendoza: The Learning Loop!! @thelearningloop @EL_ASCD https://t.co/4WNsqVjySO

RT @maestra_mendoza: Emerging leaders in the house!! https://t.co/QltrGLdaWR

RT @JuditSlezak: Thank You Leadership ⁦@ASCD⁩ #Empower2019 ⁦@ILASCD⁩ https://t.co/4He3iBMU0G

RT @AkemiSessler: So happy to represent & share about @DrydenSchool at the #empower19 School Showcase with @Julia_Pemberton @ahsd25 @ILASCD…

#ILASCD is honored to receive the @ASCD award for our efforts in the area of professional development #ILASCDLearns… https://t.co/iKH4tSEX7J

Ronn Nozoe, ASCD Interim Executive Director, and Leslie Grant, ASCD President, congratulate our board members on th… https://t.co/ZtBJeL8Dv7

Illinois ASCD wins the Excellence Award for Professional Learning. https://t.co/vJKKEm7vt1

RT @AkemiSessler: If you are at #empower19 this weekend stop by @ILASCD booth by the registration booths - such a great organization & so…

RT @Amy_MacCrindle: Enjoying a fun night of games! #empower19 @EL_ASCD @BeccaMacCrindle https://t.co/5d7xVnOjrz

Be sure to stop by the IL ASCD both in the registration hall and learn all about our terrific activities and member… https://t.co/BrKThTiXkC

Illinois ASCD members pose for a photo at the start of the kick off, opening reception at #Empower19 #ASCD19 https://t.co/Ty768bOCQG

RT @alinadavis: Live entertainment by @ASCD ‘s finest! #Empower19 @tonyfrontier @ILASCD @ASCDconf https://t.co/6fS42FlaUP

RT @JCrossedu: "Educational leaders have a responsibility to model the #professionallearning they want to see from Ts. That means being in…

Come visit our IL ASCD Booth at Empower 19. After you check at registration, turn around and the booth will be in f… https://t.co/embn9GxI4d

RT @DrLauraFerrell: Let’s do this! #empower19 @EL_ASCD @ILASCD https://t.co/WaCtAGgT9O

RT @pensivechatter: Illinois educators at #Empower19: make sure to stop by the @ILASCD booth as you pass through the registration area! Af…

@CraigCMartin12 @MASCD Analytics are KEY! You've got to have a measure of what you are doing to make sure what you… https://t.co/V9Exviub5V

RT @CraigCMartin12: Geeked to Learn the Power of Communication from @ILASCD! Love the Use of Analytics to determine the impact of #socialme…

RT @Amundsen_HS: Educators from around the country and world gather at Amundsen to learn more about our exciting programs and visit classro…

RT @Amundsen_HS: Our 30+ International educators enjoy a terrific presentation by our Dyson Marker Lab engineering students. @JDF #Empower2…

RT @EL_ASCD: Calling all Emerging Leaders - All Years, All Classes - Get the annual #Empower19 photo during the Saturday Evening Reception…

RT @missdhanda: What a treat! Surprised with a performance of the Lion King 🦁 by the awesome @BelmontCragin students! #empower19 https://t.…

RT @AmyWarke: Have you heard of a make-a-thon? These students worked with teams in the UK to find solutions to problems! Failing helps you…

RT @missdhanda: .@BelmontCragin families and educators join us for a lunchtime panel on the importance of family engagement on student succ…

RT @pensivechatter: Starting our day with a POP check in at @OgdenIntl #Empower19 https://t.co/Ydve3kakOO

RT @AmyWarke: Amundsen High School a high school of the future! #Empower19 https://t.co/q49PoyiRrd

RT @pensivechatter: Great group today!! Thanks to @OgdenIntl for opening their doors and letting us learn about what you do. #Empower19 htt…

RT @missdhanda: We’re heading to some amazing schools tomorrow at #Empower19! Looking forward to visiting @OgdenIntl, @Amundsen_HS, @Belmon…

RT @shonda_ronen: Have fun! Be HAPPY! Make school a place where students WANT to be, not a place where they HAVE to be. #kinder19 Learning…

RT @EL_ASCD: Join 2015 Emerging Leader @maestra_mendoza Saturday, March 16 at @ASCD #Empower19 for Supporting the Whole Child Through Acade…

#kinder19 Kim Adsit speaking about Loteracy Interventions https://t.co/9akVhQAmv8

RT @shonda_ronen: @kindergals “Quit teaching a series and start teaching kids!” Thank you for giving teachers the okay to do what’s best fo…

The expo hall is open until 2:30. Make sure you get down there and see our vendors before they’re gone! #kinder19 https://t.co/bHYZTriN7J

Melissa Leach discussing Interactice writing #kinder19 https://t.co/ddyjkavJ2M

@teacherslearn2 Adam Peterson discussing classroom management #kinder19 https://t.co/SRYfghqRqm

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