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Beyond Compliance Online Course: Learn Collaborative Educational Leader Strategies and Earn IAA Credit

Principals, evaluators and peer evaluators who want to earn Illinois Administrator Academy credit while learning strategies for being an educational leader who works collaboratively with teachers to promote professional growth should sign up for CEC’s Learning Network: Beyond Compliance online course.

The six-hour online course provides Illinois Administrator Academy credit for evaluators at any grade level. Teachers and other educators interested in learning more about the evaluation process are welcome to take to the course as well. This course was developed specifically for Illinois educators as it is aligned to the PERA requirements evaluation reform Act of 2010. However, educators outside of Illinois are welcome to take the course if they choose. Read More

Building Trauma-Sensitive Schools

CEC and the Partnership for Resilience is offering a two-day training in the Chicago area to help educators build trauma-sensitive schools and assist students dealing with ACEs (Adverse Childhood Experiences). Who Should Attend? Educators looking to learn the foundations of trauma-sensitive practices to support whole child initiatives. This is for all roles within a school… continue reading »