College and Career Readiness

New Illinois Learning Standards

Training Opportunities and Archive

Training and Webinar Opportunities (10/2/14)new

  • Alignment Workshop PDF format new register now!
    This one-day workshop will introduce teachers to a ONE page rubric titled the Educators Evaluating Quality Instructional Products (EQuIP). This tool helps identify the necessary criteria of quality lessons/units and reinforce alignment to the learning standards. Teachers will be introduced to resources that specifically address the four dimensions of the alignment tool; Alignment to the Depth of the standards, Key Shifts, Instructional Supports, Assessment.

    Dates in October 2014 - Various Locations Statewide $35.00

  • K-5 Math Shift Kits and the Math Teach and Talk PDF format new register now!
    Participants will experience a day that will provide information and resources to increase their knowledge of focus, coherence and rigor reflected in the New Illinois Learning Standards. Participants will experience rich grade level tasks that they can put immediately to use in their units of study and take home materials to use in their classroom or resource center. Participants will also receive an overview of the new Math Teach and Talk website that includes materials for Kindergarten through 5th grade that are aligned to the New Illinois Learning Standards and designed to promote conceptual understanding and fluency. The resource includes guides for teachers and PowerPoints to accompany standards all located on one site for easy access.

    Dates in November/December 2014 - Various Locations Statewide $35.00

Webinar Archive (10/2/14)


English Language Arts


Standards-Based Grading