Saturday, July 16, 2016

Carousel of Panels offers variety of Conference presentations

School officials can join their colleagues to benefit from a wide assortment of presentations at this year’s Carousel of Panels on Saturday, Nov. 19 at the IASB, IASA, and Illinois ASBO Joint Annual Conference.

Thirty-three presentations will be offered simultaneously in one room over a one-hour and 45-minute period. Board members, superintendents, and other Conference attendees will be able to choose to participate in three different panels of 30 minutes each. The event will be held from 1:30 to 3:15 p.m. in Sheraton 4 & 5, Ballroom Level IV, at the Sheraton Grand Chicago hotel.

The Carousel of Panels will include the following topics (panel titles are not final and may differ from these topics), and presenters:

  • Multi-School Bus Bids: Save Student Time and District Money — Zukowski Law Offices
  • 1:1 Devices: Zero to 4000 at Warp Speed — Central CUSD 301
  • Performance Contracting RFPs: An Alternative Approach — Oak Lawn-Hometown SD 123
  • Libraries as the 21st Century Hub for Student Learning — Huntley CSD 158
  • A Journey Towards Trauma-Informed Schools — Calumet SD 132
  • Visibility Matters! Contributing to a Positive Climate! — Manteno CUSD 5
  • Thriving with Community Eligibility Program Breakfast — Beach Park SD 3
  • Do You Know the Status of Your School Facilities? Conducting Facility Audits — Eastern Illinois University/FGM Architects, Inc.
  • How to Transform Learning Centers into STEM Hubs of Learning — McHenry CCSD 15
  • Integrating Adaptive Life Skills in the School & Community — Flanagan-Cornell UD 74
  • Building a Gold Circle of Quality Early Childhood Program — Mannheim SD 83
  • Partnering with Purpose: A Pathway to Trust — Oak Lawn-Hometown SD 123
  • Why Data Privacy Matters: Guarding Against Unwanted Intruders — Dykema Gossett PLLC
  • Enhancing Superintendent/Board Relations — Eastern Illinois University
  • External Partnerships to Expand Student Experience — Huntley CSD 158
  • #FutureReadyLearning — Homer CCSD 33C
  • Innovative Approach to Collaborative Goal Setting — CHSD 230
  • Rethinking RtI: Sustaining Implementation for Success! — Manteno CUSD 5
  • Research on Redesigning Principal Preparation in Illinois — Illinois Education Research Council & University of Chicago Consortium on School Research
  • Top School Construction Problems and Solutions — Robbins Schwartz
  • Authentic Perspectives: Parents of Black Children on Schools — Eastern Illinois University
  • Supporting Student Success Through Effective Community Relations — McLean Co. Unit District 5/Champaign CUSD 4
  • Building Collaborative Relationships with Your Union! — Manteno CUSD 5
  • Boosting Student Growth with GRR and Cooperative Learning! — Woodridge SD 68
  • Going Open: Our Path to Open Educational Resources — Northern Illinois University
  • Personalized Professional Learning for All Staff — CCSD 93
  • Activating Young People to Create Inclusive Opportunities — Special Olympics Illinois
  • School Greenhouses and Gardens Add Value to Communities — Waterloo CUSD 5
  • Empowering Student and Community with Workplace Readiness — Oak Lawn-Hometown SD 123
  • Unilateral Implementation of a CBA: Retroactive Compensation — Country Club Hills SD 160
  • Collaborative Initiatives for College/Career Readiness: IRISE and Beyond — CEC/IRISE/Partner Institutions of Higher Ed
  • Restorative Justice: How to Apply SB 100 Effectively — Hauser Izzo, LLC
  • Leadership Practices Inventory: The Leadership Challenge — Eastern Illinois University

Additional information and other Conference updates will be made available on the IASB website, School Board News Blog, and the Association Twitter account.