Upcoming Conferences & Workshops


Spring into Classroom Success with Greg’s Best Classroom Hacks with Greg Smedley-Warren

In-Person and Virtual Attendance
July 12th, 2023, 9:00am - 3:00pm



July 12, 2023, IEA SPRINGFIELD

Multiple attendance options:  In-person,  Live Streaming, OR recorded on-demand

9:00 AM-3:00 PM CT





Are you looking for ways to improve Small Group and classroom management?

Do you want new ideas to bring inspiration and excitement into your classroom?

Join IL ASCD and Greg Smedley-Warren for a full-day workshop covering four timely and relevant topics! The multiple registration options are available to meet anyone's busy schedule!


Topics and Agenda

Explore, Excite, Discover
In this session, you will learn easy, classroom-proven ideas, activities, and games that make engaging students easy! This session includes sensor bin ideas, math and literacy ideas, and art projects! You will leave with ideas and inspiration to bring back to your classroom!

Classroom Management Tips & Ideas
Is classroom management making you crazy? How about some research-based strategies, ideas, and tips to take the chaos out of classroom management? Learn the power of relationships, consistency, and expectations, as well as some easy-to-implement tips and tricks to make your classroom run like a well-oiled machine, all without any behavior programs, rewards, or incentives!

Kick Your Day Off RIGHT With a Morning Meeting
Are you looking for a tool to improve your classroom management and community? Look no further than morning meeting. You will see how 10-20 minutes each morning can change the dynamics of your classroom and make it more like a family. You’ll learn the components of morning meetings as well as ideas for greetings, activities, and morning messages to use in your classroom!

Small Group Instruction Simplified
Can you reduce your workload and simplify your small-group instruction? This session will show you how to incorporate what you're already doing in your whole group instruction into small groups to cut your planning in half! In this session, you'll learn organization tips, research-based lessons, and activities and see small group instruction in action in a real kindergarten classroom.


Conference Fees

Early Bird until 5/19/23 $179.00

IL ASCD Member $199.00

Non-Member $248.00, 2 people $238.00, 3 people $228.00


*Call for Info on a larger team (5+ people) discounts (618 203 3993)


How to Register                                                                                                                                                         

  • Online: Use your Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express card at http://www.illinoisascd.org

  • Call: 800-877-1478 or 309-438-2160, Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and use your Visa,
    MasterCard, Discover, or American Express.

  • Mail: Send completed form with check or copy of PO to IL ASCD Smedley-Warren — Illinois State University,  Conference Services, Campus Box 8610, Normal, IL 61790-8610.

  • Fax: Fax the completed form to 309-438-5364 using your Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express or a copy of your school P.O.  



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