Upcoming Conferences & Workshops

Integrating Technology into the Everyday K-12 Classroom
June 22nd, 2020 - July 22nd, 2020, 7:00am | Online

Integrating Technology into the Everyday K-12 Classroom

with Brandy Hempen


Join real classroom teacher Dr. Brandy Hempen in this virtual workshop focusing on 21st century teaching and learning. Whether you have one classroom iPad or are 1:1 with Chromebooks, this engaging workshop will teach you how to incorporate technology into the everyday setting making teaching manageable for you and fun for the students! Applicable to any classroom at any grade level! Even though your engagement will be managed from the comfort of your own home, you will still participate in hands-on activities with different tech tools aiding you in a smooth transition of technology integration.



  • Use your device!
  • Learn about different FREE tech tools that you can use the very next day!
  • Practice using these tools on your own time!
  • See student examples!
  • Have some fun!
  • And best of all… stay in your pajamas if you’d like!
  • Get student input from current elementary and junior high students (who will be responding to your questions on the discussion boards)!



ASCD's class of 2018 Emerging Leader Dr. Brandy Hempen has experience teaching at the primary, intermediate, and junior high grade levels. Over the past ten years, she has also served as a curriculum coordinator, response to intervention teacher, and instructional coach for a K-8 school district in southern Illinois. She has a bachelor's degree in elementary education, a master's degree in curriculum and instruction with a concentration in differentiated instruction, and a doctoral degree in educational technology and leadership. She presents nationwide on a variety of educational topics and takes great pride in the hands-on approach she incorporates throughout each workshop. Her passion for bringing education to life is simply contagious. Join her and you'll see!




Ways to Register


On-Line: Use your Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express card at www.illinoisascd.org

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: IL ASCD Hempen — 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 $125

1 Person Each $174* (includes IL ASCD Membership)

2 People Each $164** (2 or more attendees from the same school district/organization. Does not include membership)

3 People Each $154**

Full-Time Student/Retiree $109


Call for information on larger team discounts at (618)203-3993.


Registration deadline: June 20, 2020.


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