27th Annual Tutor & Adult Learner Conference
Saturday, April 21 2018
 
Schedule
 
8:30 a.m. Registration - Lower Level
 
 - Coffee and Breakfast Snacks
 - Exhibits and Information Tables
 - Blood Pressure and Glucose Testing
9:00 a.m. Opening Session
9:30 a.m. Round One Workshops
10:30 a.m. Round Two Workshops
11:30 a.m. Lunch & Table Topics
 
- Mindfulness Meditation: Reduce that Stress!
- Tutor Roundtable and Idea Exhange
- Adult Learner Roundtable: Conference Planning
- TESOL at Northeastern Illinois University
- Having Fun with Math 
12:30 p.m. Round Three Workshops
1:30 p.m.
Closing Session & Awards
 
Featured Speaker
Jennifer Foster, Deputy Director for
Adult Education and Workforce Development
Illinois Community College Board
 
Literacy Leader Legacy Award
Governor Jim Edgar
 
Outstanding Tutors
 
Tutor of the Year

Explore strategies, techniques, materials and games to build vocabulary,
pronunciation, conversation, comprehension, and reading skills in or out of tutoring sessions.

Late Registration
Lunch Options
 
 Rick Pearson gave us a shout out on his radio show The Sunday Spin!
 
Rick Pearson featured us a second time on The Sunday Spin!
 
 


 
Click below to download conference informational materials:
Conference Flyer
Conference Brochure (and registration!)
 
 Location Information:
University of Illinois at Chicago
Center for Literacy - Lower Level
College of Education, Theater, Music, and Social Work Building
1040 W. Harrison St.
Chicago, IL 60607
 
 
 
Parking is available in Parking Lot 9 at 501 S. Morgan (enter on Morgan). 
The cost is $8.50, and you pay as you exit.
 
Literacy Volunteers of Illinois | 641 West Lake St, Suite 200 | Chicago, IL 60661
Phone: 312-857-1582 | E-mail: info@lvillinois.org