Workshops and Conferences Archive

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.

Workshop Objectives:

  • To help 21st CCLC grantees develop an understanding of effective family engagement and how it relates to afterschool.
  • To provide grantees with an overview of the 21st CCLC evaluation process.
  • To update grantees on ISBE requirements and procedures, including grant monitoring, federal reporting, budgets, and funding and disbursements.
  • To introduce grantees to the Draft Quality Standards for Illinois Afterschool