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2017-18 Illinois Civics Workshops

August 2018

8/6 - PROE Center: #CivicsIsBack Workshop (Edwards, IL)

Registration Now Open - Illinois Civics Summer Workshops

July 2018

7/26-27 - Macon-Piatt Regional Office of Education (Decatur, IL)

7/30-31 - Boone-Winnebago Regional Office of Education (Loves Park, IL)

August 2018

8/1-2 - Rock Island Regional Office of Education #49 (Moline, IL)

Can't attend a regional training? Our Lead Teacher Mentor, Mary Ellen Daneels, is organizing professional development sessions that can be scheduled at your convenience. Download this list of workshops and instructions for scheduling.

More Professional Development Opportunities

July 2018

7/18-20 - Center for News Literacy: GetNewsSmart™ News and Information Literacy Training (Chicago, IL)

7/19 - Facing History and Ourselves: Fostering Civil and Civic Discourse: Discussing Current and Controversial Issues (Chicago, IL)

7/23-24 - Illinois Geographic Alliance Exploring the Geo-Inquiry Process (Chicago, IL)

7/25 - Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum: Transportation - Railroads, Ironclads, and Submarines (Springfield, IL)

August 2018

8/2 - Facing History and Ourselves: Teaching for Safe and Inclusive Classrooms: Intergrating LGBTQ Voices into the Humanities (Chicago, IL)

8/14 - Facing History and Ourselves: News Literacy: Facing Ferguson, Current and Controversial Issues (Chicago, IL)