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An effort to change the conversation about education from a focus on narrowly defined academic achievement to one that promotes the long term development and success of children.

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Texas again voting on science lessons challenging evolution: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2017/apr/18/texas-again-voting-on-science-lessons-challenging-/

It's #NationalKindergartenDay! Tag your favorite #Kindergarten Teacher!

12 Online Resources/App for Dyslexic Students http://www.emergingedtech.com/2017/04/12-online-resources-apps-for-dyslexic-students/

Rick Wormeli presenting for IL ASCD and Midwest Principals' Center

Rick Wormeli speaking to a packed house of Illinois Educators

#KeepGoing #MotivationMonday #StudentMotivation #TeacherMotivation

April 22nd is #EarthDay Get a jump on your planning now with this 5-minute video! https://www.edutopia.org/article/5-minute-film-festival-celebrate-earth-day-amy-erin-borovoy

7 Good Resources for Teaching and Learning About Earth Day http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2017/04/7-good-resources-for-teaching-and.html#.WO4_IFKZNE4

We would be interested to hear educators thoughts on the things happening in New York http://www.chronicle.com/article/As-New-York-Embraces-a/239766

5 Lessons for Greening Your Curriculum from Edutopia https://www.edutopia.org/blog/5-lessons-greening-your-curriculum-suzie-boss

Steve Oertle and Brandy Hempen are ready to fill educators Danielson 'tool belts' #ascd #ilascd #danielson #danielsonframework #educator #illinoiseducator #illinois #teachersofinstagram #teacherlife #teacher http://ift.tt/2nZs9ay

Never forget - You are amazing! #MotivationMonday #HappyMonday #StudentMotivation #TeacherMotivation

Some great information in the age of always connected students. Some times they don't realize the dangers or consequences of their actions.

Always look on the bright side. #HappyMonday #MotivationMonday #StudentMotivation #TeacherMotivation

Oh, hey April!

Have a great week! We hope something wonderful happens to you this week! #MotivationMonday #positivity #HappyMonday

Read all about "Relationships" in the Spring Edition of the IL ASCD Quarterly Journal. Read it here: http://publications.catstonepress.com/i/802446-spring-2017/0?m4=

Happy First Day of Spring!

Happy St. Patrick's Day!

Happy #PiDay!!!

It's the start of another great week! Make it a great one! #MotivationMonday #HappyMonday #StudentMotivation #TeacherMotivation

Thank you to everyone who made the 2017 #kinderconf a success. Surrounded by amazing early childhood educators is always so inspiring. It truly is one of our most favorite times. Until next time! A huge thank you to @jimgillmusic @jon_scieszka @thesuperfunshow @awesomesquadmusic @jugglingjeff and many many more for helping make this such an amazing time! http://ift.tt/2mN0dud

Have a great week! #MotivationMonday #WorkHard #StudentMotivation #TeacherMotivation

Happy March! #HelloMarch #Springtime

We are excited to officially announce that IL ASCD has been honored with the Over All ASCD Affiliate Award for 2017! It is such an honor and we are excited and proud to accept this award. Congratulations to all the other Affiliate Award winners and to Illinois ASCD's staff, board, volunteers, presenters and all those that make this organization so great and a useful tool for the educators of the state of Illinois!

Happy Monday! #MotivationMonday #Haveagreatweek #TeacherMotivation #StudentMotivation

Today is the last day to register online for the 2017 Pre-K/K conference. Get your registrations in! Sessions are filling quickly and we are on pace to possibly have record setting attendance! Don't wait to register on site! #kinder17 #illinois #educator #education #kinderconf #kindergarten #kindergartenfun #kinderrocks http://ift.tt/2m56sWC

Online Registration for the 2017 Kindergarten Conference closes today!
Don't worry - you can always register on site! #KinderConf

Have a great week! #MotivationMonday #WorkHard #DreamBig #StudentMotivation #TeachermMotivation

Get Social! We are on Facebook (obviously ;) ) but do you follow us on Twitter, Instagram or Pinterest!?
During our annual Pre-K/K Conference we will be posting across social media all the fun and exciting things going on. We will be giving away great prizes, posting updates and other information as well. Check us out! #KinderConf

Hooray! The deadline for online registration isn't until February 20th! Sessions are filling fast for the 2017 Pre-K/K conference so don't wait! #kinderconf #kinder17 http://ift.tt/2l3K1Rx

Lucky You!!! Online Registration for the 2017 Pre-K/K Conference at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel has been extended! You've got until Feb. 20th to get registered online. Sessions are filling fast - don't wait! https://illinoisascd.org/professional-learning-opportunities/pre-k-and-kindergarten-conference

#MotivationMonday #BlackHistoryMonth #MLK #AfricanAmericanHistoryMonth

From Edutopia, do you have anything you would add to this list???

https://www.edutopia.org/blog/4-truths-about-teaching-english-language-learners-elena-aguilar

You haven't registered for the 2017 Pre-K/K conference yet!?
It's a piece of cake! ;) #Kinder17 #KinderTuesday Online registration closes in a few weeks, register today!

Have a great week! #MotivationMonday #BeExcellent #WorkHard

An interesting read from NPR: How The Systemic Segregation of Schools Is Maintained by 'Individual Choices.'
What are your thoughts on this article? http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2017/01/16/509325266/how-the-systemic-segregation-of-schools-is-maintained-by-individual-choices

We've got TONS of resources for #BlackHistoryMonth #AfricanAmericanHistoryMonth on our Pinterest board! Check it out: https://www.pinterest.com/ilascd/african-american-history-month-black-history-month/

Hello February <3

From Edutopia: Encouraging Students to Own Their Work. https://www.edutopia.org/article/encouraging-students-own-their-work-joshua-block

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Texas again voting on science lessons challenging evolution:... https://t.co/V4Cesh4V14

RT @oselcps: https://t.co/aFERwX7nFo @Amundsen_HS

RT @QISAtweets: You never know what unique gifts your Ss have until you give them the space & time to share with you and their peers #Sense…

RT @Coaching_U: "Change the culture and the results will follow." – David Cutcliffe

Chicago Wants to know students' college career plans... https://t.co/REzZDriRFi

It's #NationalKindergartenDay! Tag your favorite #Kindergarten Teacher! https://t.co/pr90LOOior

Thoughts, teachers???... https://t.co/h9sFkCD2tw

12 Online Resources/App for Dyslexic Students... https://t.co/feszanR7rf

RT @DLPolak: Great day with @rickwormeli2 learned a lot about grading & assessments @EvgrnAcadMS Admin getting smarter for our Ss @ILASCD @…

#FlippedLearning Spotlights - these are great!... https://t.co/OVWd8dYo8B

"Homework should be completely autonomous." #standardsbased #grading #assessment @rickwormeli2 #ilascd

"If a student gets all 100s on tests but doesn't do homework, should you lower his/her grade?" #rickwormeli #illinoiseducators #ilascd

Getting ready to roll on the second half of our day with @rickwormeli2 on #StandardsBased #Assessment & #Grading… https://t.co/xBeiMa6EyG

RT @ecmslewis: Bold actions that are possible when we are brave #Rickwormeli #OMLA2016 https://t.co/6XNZineQTq

"Stdnts mastered content when they demonstrate thorough understanding as evidence by doing sumthin substantive w/content..." @rickwormeli2

RT @JoeOBedu: Taking in some PD at @MPC_Principals event on grading with @rickwormeli2 - challenging stuff. Provoking reflection for sure @…

"You need to see evidence over time." @rickwormeli2 #ilascd #rickwormeli #illinoiseducators https://t.co/FHlM8pmWI1

Rick Wormeli speaking to a packed house of Illinois Educators https://t.co/A95rPqMPnp

Ready for a great day with @rickwormeli2 #illinoiseducator #ilascd https://t.co/vh7Jour2tS

High Performance Workflow & Instructional Leadership Institute w/ @eduleadership from The Principal Center https://t.co/xK3XbgAPDw

#KeepGoing #MotivationMonday #StudentMotivation #TeacherMotivation https://t.co/nINiTWtSza

April 22nd is #EarthDay Get a jump on your planning now with this 5-minute video!... https://t.co/rdpX8qo6i8

7 Good Resources for Teaching and Learning About Earth Day... https://t.co/p6CSGpJb7z

You're following us on twitter - now give us a 'like' on Facebook! https://t.co/UOmzqkfc5W https://t.co/MH6TTSYUh0

We would be interested to hear educators thoughts on the things happening in New York... https://t.co/ewhe4lx9Ry

5 Lessons for Greening Your Curriculum from Edutopia... https://t.co/fzOlADmfbv

Check this out, Brenda Mendoza - some really interesting concepts here!... https://t.co/mwPtyDOlUI

RT @LizMonsma: Join @john_hattie @ILASCD @PeterMDeWitt @DrDianeWolf @DaveNagelVLplus and me at IL VL on Oct 11-12! #visiblelearning #iledch…

RT @NWLaurieHall: @ILASCD Filling your Danielson Tool Belt. What's happening here?! 😎 https://t.co/ACR7Hi61WJ

Steve Oertle and Brandy Hempen are ready to fill educators Danielson 'tool belts' #ascd #ilascd #danielson #daniel…… https://t.co/GffDLd6jNO

Never forget - You are amazing! #MotivationMonday #HappyMonday #StudentMotivation #TeacherMotivation https://t.co/10ndprYIlu

Some great information in the age of always connected students. Some times they don't realize the dangers or... https://t.co/a6iw5cP1C9

Spring Journal: Whole Child Article "Strength in Vulnerability" https://t.co/NfwRbwoxXO

Supporting Relationships with Service Learning #ILASCD @ASCD https://t.co/sOTArhfAdY

Always look on the bright side. #HappyMonday #MotivationMonday #StudentMotivation #TeacherMotivation https://t.co/ebpxf99FZN

RT @ASCDcommunities: We salute @ASCD Affiliates for a job well done. The work continues! @ASCDempower #Empower17 #ASCDL2L #edchat #K12 http…

Oh, hey April! https://t.co/ryXFP4Wn4B

Our Spring Quarterly Journal is out! Read all about 'Relationships' here: https://t.co/04stHscqiV

RT @Amy_MacCrindle: Yep! It's a reciprocal process!!! https://t.co/WzmQS3tpKU

RT @MCUSDSupe: Great material on relationships from @ILASCD https://t.co/9EhkdQnIOP Check it out #edchat #iledchat #ASCDL2L https://t.co/…

Conference participants from all 50 states and 44 countries at the ASCD convention. https://t.co/BPdRkG5HVi

Have a great week! We hope something wonderful happens to you this week! #MotivationMonday #positivity #HappyMonday https://t.co/1XzzCu5BwP

RT @maestra_mendoza: @ILASCD @ASCD @ASCDcommunities That's my team 💕 Congrats!! So proud!!

RT @alinadavis: Always learning from each other. #empower17 https://t.co/tglrRQdyaQ

RT @SteeleThoughts: Education is not about lesson plans and curriculum... it's about inspiring kids and creating for them a brighter future…

RT @JCrossedu: Oh yeah! @Amy_MacCrindle @NatalieFranzi @KyleHamstra @AdamBrownEDU @PushSmarterED @Hawks_Chris #empower17 #emergingleader ht…

Richard Lange and Glenna Adams enjoying their 15 minutes of fame at the annual convention in Anaheim, california.… https://t.co/6zl4z5Ud7Z

RT @Casciom74: James Ford reppin' Rockford @ASCDempower @ASCD @ILASCD Making us all proud! @Rockford_IL @JEFordNCTOY https://t.co/DqkIzKA4HG

Honored to be in good company with this Overall Affiliate Award #AlabamaASCD #TexasASCD @ASCD @ASCDcommunities https://t.co/1KlKYDyyUf

Excited to be accepting an Affiliate excellence award this afternoon. #ASCDEmpower17 @ASCD @ASCDcommunities #ilascd https://t.co/30IWfsKgiP

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