2017 Conference Information

October 19th @ Fair Lakes Hyatt Regency




Featured Speaker Kristin Ziemke has spent her career teaching and learning from children in both urban and suburban school districts. As a teacher of primary age learners in Chicago, Kristin engages students in authentic learning experiences where reading, thinking, collaboration and inquiry are at the heart of the curriculum. Author of Amplify: Digital Teaching and Learning in the K-6 Classroom and co-author of Connecting Comprehension and Technology, Kristin pairs best practice instruction with digital tools to transform learning in the classroom and beyond. An Apple Distinguished Educator, National Board Certified Teacher and Chicago’s 2013 Tech Innovator of the Year, Kristin seeks opportunities to transform education through technology innovation. She collaborates with educators around the globe as a staff developer, speaker and writer.



2016 CONFERENCE FILES Featuring Linda Gambrell



Motivation and ELA

Motivation Content Areas

Gambrell Keynote

Assessing Motivation


(ZIP Folders, each folder contains several files)

Fiction and Nonfiction Documents

MMRP Documents

MRP-R Documents


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