DateWorkshop
Date

Please read each event carefully.

Instructions are noted in each listing. 

04/27

4/27.9:00-10:30.Educational Technology Roundtable Join us for an open discussion on current educational technology topics and trends. This networking meeting is open to all educational technology positions including technology directors, instructional technology coaches, and any other positions interested in discussing the current state of technology in our schools. While a short presentation may lead off our time together, the majority of the meeting will be open for participants to share their experiences and challenges with the group.

Registration Link: 

https://ltcillinois.tfaforms.net/3?eid=a031Q000024KbwqQAC

June 7

Summer Institute 2021: Monday,  June 7

Chase Mielke: An award winning educator, writer and speaker.

The Burnout Cure: Learning to Love Teaching Again

Location: Highland College, Student Conference Center

8:00am to 8:30am = Registration table

8:30am to 3:30am = workshop

$100 fee, 6 PDC's, Half price for student teachers

Lunch break half way though workshop, more information coming

Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

June 8

Summer Institute 2021: Tuesday, June 8
Eddie Slowikowski: Former NCAA All-American runner. 

Presentation on resilience and leadership all while inspiring you to be your

best day in and day out. 

Location: Highland College, Student Conference Center
8:00am to 8:30am = Registration table
8:30am to 3:30am = workshop

$100 fee, 6 PDC's, Half price for student teachers

Lunch break half way though workshop, more information coming
Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

June 9

Summer Institute 2021: Wednesday,  June 9
STEAM: You'll complete a 5K throughout the day as you

Stop, STEAM, and Stroll.

Walk away with lessons for your classroom in the fall.

Location: Highland College, Student Conference Center  
8:00am to 8:30am = Registration table
8:30am to 3:30am = workshop

$100 fee, 6 PDC's, Half price for student teachers

Lunch break half way though workshop, more information coming
Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

June 10

Summer Institute 2021: Thursday,  June 10
Taylor Mason: Your average, everyday, run-of-the-mill author, performer,

singer-songwriter, ventriloquist, comedian, entertainer, rock'n'roller, 

blogger, author, puppeteer, pianist, entertainer who works in every

possible venue for every imaginable audience.

Location: Highland College, Student Conference Center   
8:00am to 8:30am = Registration table
8:30am to 3:30am = workshop

$100 fee, 6 PDC's, Half price for student teachers

Lunch break half way though workshop, more information coming​
Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

June 7,8,9,10

Grad credit

Summer Institute 2021: GRAD CREDIT
GRAD CREDIT: Must attended all 4 days (June 7-10)

2 grad credits from Lindenwood University.

Course # and Syllabus are coming soon  

Total cost = $700 (includes 4 days + grad fee)

Location: Highland College, Student Conference Center

8:00am to 8:30am = Registration table
8:30am to 3:30am = workshop
Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

June 14 Start date


Additional Grad 

Credit 

or PDCs


GRAD CREDIT or PDC available workshop

Burnout Cure Book Study
1 grad credits from Lindenwood University. 

Grad number: Lindenwood #EW51948 

1 grad =$150

OR 15 PDCs = $75

Time: TBA

Location: Zoom/In-person/TBA
Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

June 23

Mental Health Training

National Alliance on Mental Illness

7 PDCs

Cost: TBA

Location: TBA

Time: TBA

Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

June 24,25,28,29

Learning about Illinois

Field trips/Social Studies/NGSS

$300 for 2 grad credits

OR $150 for 30 PDCs

Location: See syllabus

Time: TBA

Lindenwood course # EW51950 - syllabus

Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

July 6-20

Google Tips and Tricks

Tuesdays and Thursdays

$150 for 1 grad credit OR $75 for 15 PDCs

Grad number and syllabus: coming soon

Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

July 6

Google Drive and Gmail

10:30am to 12:00pm

Cost $15.  1.5 PDC.

Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

July 6

Google: Calendar, Task List and Keep

1:00pm to 2:30pm

Cost $15.  1.5 PDC.

Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

July 8

Google Docs/Slides Basics

10:30am to 12:00pm

Cost $15.  1.5 PDC.

Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

July 8

Google Docs/Slides: Next level

1:00pm to 2:30pm

Cost $15.  1.5 PDCs

Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

July 13

Google Classroom: The Basics

10:30am to 12:00 pm

Cost $15.  1.5 PDCs

Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

July 13

Google Classroom: The Next Level

1:00pm to 2:30pm

Cost $15, 1.5 PDC

Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

July 15

Google Forms

10:30am to12:00pm

Cost $15, 1.5 PDC

Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

July 15

Google Maps, Earth and Arts & Culture

10:30am to 12:00 pm 

Cost $15,  1.5 PDC

Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

July 20

Google Connected Programs

10:30am to 12:00pm

Cost $15, 1.5 PDC

Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

July 20

Google Extensions and Add-ons

1:00pm to 2:30pm

Cost $15, 1.5 PDC

Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

July 27, 28

LivingWorks ASIST: Suicide Prevention

$150 for 1 grad credit

OR $75 for 15 PDCs

Grad number and syllabus: coming soon

Registration link: ROE 8 Registration

TBA

SMART Grid Training: Must be completed to have the SMART Grid
Kits available to your students at your school.

3 PDC’s, $150 Stipend

SMART Grid training is available to teachers in August.  Each teacher receives a $150 stipend for attending and can reserve the SMART Grid Kit and materials to use for two weeks at their school.  Someone from your school must have completed the training before reserving the materials for use with students.  The activities are appropriate for all grade levels with lesson plans for each age band.

* MORE INFORMATION TO COME!*

Registration on hold until more information is set. 

​​​Director of

Professional Development

Deb Endress - 815-599-1408

   • dendress@roe8.com

   • debendress@gmail.com


Director of R.O.E. Services

Steve Herkert - 815-599-1408

   • sherkert@roe8.com

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Benefits of Registering

When you register for a

workshop or event:


  • You are guaranteed a spot! Some workshops fill quickly, so don’t miss out on the fun and inspiration!
  • You help ensure the workshop or event will be held. Workshops/events will be CANCELLED if enough people are not registered prior to the event.
  • You’ll know if a workshop is cancelled.  Registered participants will receive an email or call if a workshop/event is cancelled for any reason.
  • ​Registration lets us know how many to expect and allows us to plan for the event more accurately and guarantee that we will have adequate handouts, materials and catering. 
  • Thank you for helping us ensure we have the information we need to make sure you have a great experience. 

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2021 Summer Institute:June 7-10

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