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Professional Development Conference

December 1-2, 2017
Wyndham Springfield City Centre
Springfield, IL

The IEA Professional Development Conference showcases IEA as an official ISBE-sanctioned professional development provider. This is an excellent opportunity for you to both acquire multiple “PD clock hours” (in subject areas such as Best Practices, Social Justice, Inclusive Classrooms, Student Growth, Technology in the Classroom, and ACES) and come away with enhanced leadership skills.


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Wyndham Springfield City Centre
Rooms (king or double) are $114/night plus tax.

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A Call for Proposals

We are seeking proposals for sessions for the 2017 Professional Development Conference, December 1-2, 2017 in Springfield, IL. The focus of the Conference will be on Association Strength and Professional Development. Electives will be offered to participants on Friday evening of the Conference and on Saturday from 8:00 a.m-1:30 p.m. These Elective sessions will be 60 minutes in length. You can combine sessions on Friday and Saturday to create a longer session.

Target audiences will be any or all of the following IEA membership categories: PreK-12 teachers, PreK-12 ESP’s, university and college faculty and higher education classified employees, retirees, and IEA student members.

Download PD Conference RFP

The deadline for RFPs is July 20, 2017. Trainers for the sessions selected will be notified by