Upcoming Conferences & Workshops

Fill Your Danielson Toolbelt, Build Their Future
April 16th, 2019, 8:30am - 3:30pm | IEA Professional Development Center

Fill Your Danielson Toolbelt, Build Their Future

with Steve Oertle and Brandy Hempen


Join the fun and fully interactive workshop with administrator Steve Oertle and teacher Brandy Hempen as they “fill your tool belt” with evidence-based core strategies that lay a foundation for a highly impactful student-centered classroom. Five mini-sessions filled with practical, hands- on activities will provide you with a variety of techniques to use immediately in your classroom to increase rigor and student engagement. Strategies will be explained, modeled and practiced in each session with input from the perspectives of both administrator and teacher. 


Session 1: Planning for High Levels of Engagement and Rigor 

Session 2: Increasing Student Engagement Through Questioning 

Session 3: Increasing Engagement Through Discussion 

Session 4: Creating Cognitive Conflict for Deeper Understanding 

Session 5: Using “The Goldilocks Principle” Grouping and Differentiation 



Ways to Register

On-Line: Use your Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express card at www.conferences.illinoisstate.edu/ILASCD

Call: 800-877-1478 or 309-438-2160, Mon. through 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: ILASCD Yong Oertle — Illinois State University, Conference Services, Campus Box 8610, Normal, IL 61790-8610.

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


Conference Fees:


IL ASCD Member $179

1 Person Each $228** (includes IL ASCD Membership)

2 People Each $198*** (2 or more attendees from the same school district/organization. Does not include membership)

3 People Each $188***

Full-Time Student/Retiree $98


Registration deadline: April 9, 2019


A $15.00 fee will be charged for cancellations made in writing prior to the deadline. No refunds will be given after the deadline.

Confirmation will be sent via e-mail after your registration is processed.  Registrations can be transferred to another individual by faxing information to 309-438-5364 or by emailing  dscowde@ilstu.edu