Workshops and Conferences Archive

October 23, 2017
2017 Fall Workshop
President Abraham Lincoln DoubleTree Hotel, Springfield, IL

This annual workshop provided Illinois 21st CCLC project directors with best practice resources and strategies for use in working with their staff to implement and sustain quality afterschool programs.

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May 10, 2017
2017 IL 21st CCLC Spring Conference
Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, Bloomington-Normal, IL

This conference was designed to provide strategies, best practices, and program management guidance to assist 21st CCLC grantees with the implementation of their programs.

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February 28, 2017 - March 2, 2017
Incorporating Social and Emotional Learning in Afterschool
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, Springfield, IL | Conference Chicago at University Center, Chicago, IL

This workshop allows grantees to explore SEL strategies that their program can use in building student and staff capacity to recognize and manage emotions, address challenges, empathize with others, build and maintain rewarding relationships, and achieve goals.

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January 10, 2017
January 2017 Project Directors' Workshop
President Abraham Lincoln DoubleTree Hotel, Springfield, IL

This annual workshop provided Illinois 21st CCLC project directors with best practice resources and strategies for use in working with their staff to implement and sustain quality afterschool programs.

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May 3, 2016
2016 IL 21st CCLC Spring Conference
Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, Bloomington-Normal, IL

This conference was designed to provide strategies, best practices, and program management guidance to assist 21st CCLC grantees with the implementation of their programs.

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March 1, 2016 - March 3, 2016
Special Topic Workshop: Building a Strong Foundation for Sustainability
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, Springfield, IL | Conference Chicago at University Center, Chicago, IL

This workshop provided strategies for building a broad base of support for sustainability and information about the components of a formal sustainability plan.

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October 20, 2015
21st CCLC Project Director’s Fall Workshop: 2015 Kickoff
President Abraham Lincoln Springfield DoubleTree Hotel, Springfield, IL

This fall kick-off workshop focused on providing 21st CCLC project directors with best practice resources and strategies for use in working with their staff to implement and sustain quality afterschool programs.

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May 13, 2015
2015 IL 21st CCLC Spring Conference
Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, Bloomington-Normal, IL

This conference focused on providing 21st CCLC grantees in Illinois with strategies, best practices, and program management guidance to assist them in the implementation of their programs.

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February 24, 2015 - February 26, 2015
Special Topic Workshop: Creating Pathways for Lasting Family Engagement
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, Springfield, IL | University Center Conference Chicago, Chicago, IL

This workshop, featuring family engagement expert Anne T. Henderson, showed how grantees can strengthen and sustain their family engagement programs by focusing on high-impact strategies.

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January 22, 2015
2015 Project Directors' Workshop
President Abraham Lincoln Springfield DoubleTree Hotel, Springfield, IL

This workshop focused on increasing participants understanding of how to use evidence-based strategies for developing and achieving program goals and objectives, building staff capacity, gauging program effectiveness, and fostering effective communication.

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January 21, 2015
2015 New Grantee Orientation
President Abraham Lincoln Springfield DoubleTree Hotel, Springfield, IL

This workshop focused on helping recipients of new 21st CCLC grants understand grant requirements and lay the foundation for offering high-quality afterschool programming.

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May 1, 2014
2014 IL 21st CCLC Spring Conference
Prairie Capital Convention Center, Springfield, IL

This conference focused on providing 21st CCLC grantees in Illinois with strategies, best practices, and program management guidance to assist them in the implementation of the their programs. The conference was organized around four major topics integral to our work developing high quality afterschool programs.

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November 7, 2013 - February 26, 2014
Special Topic Workshop: Sustainability — The Key to the Future
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, Springfield IL | University Center Conference Chicago, Chicago, IL

This workshop, featuring retired C.S. Mott Foundation program officer Dr. Pat Edwards, focused on providing participants with in-depth information, strategies, and learning opportunities for sustaining 21st CCLC programs.

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September 25, 2013 - September 26, 2013
2013 Fall Workshop
Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, Normal, IL

This fall kick-off workshop focused on providing 21st CCLC project directors with best practice resources and strategies for use in working with their staff to implement and sustain quality afterschool programs.

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June 4, 2013 - August 22, 2013
Special Topic Workshop: Increasing Student Participation with Quality Programs
DePaul University, Naperville, IL | Hilton Springfield, Springfield, IL

This workshop focused on providing participants with evidenced-based strategies and tools used for recruiting students and increasing student attendance, participation, and retention in the afterschool program.

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April 18, 2013
2013 IL 21st CCLC Spring Conference
Tinley Park Convention Center, Tinley Park, IL

This conference focused on providing 21st CCLC grantees in Illinois with strategies, best practices, and program management guidance to assist them in the implementation of the their programs.

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February 28, 2013
2013 New Grantee and New Project Director Orientation Workshop
Springfield, IL

This workshop focused on increasing participants understanding of how to use evidence-based strategies for developing and achieving program goals and objectives, building staff capacity, gauging program effectiveness, and fostering effective communication.

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