Variety of Topics Offered at IASB's Fall Division Meetings

  • Date Posted
    September 23, 2021
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Topics for the upcoming Division Meetings for Fall 2021 have been announced. Each of IASB's 21 divisions offers a meeting with topics of interest locally, information from IASB, and networking opportunities. Refer to the chart below for a list of Division Meeting dates, locations, and topics.

IASB will comply with all health and safety guidelines in place by the school district during the Division Meeting. IASB staff will continue to monitor state and local health conditions provided by the Illinois Department of Public Health and local health agencies and notify members if there are changes to the event. If unable to meet in-person, the meetings will move to a virtual format.

Online registration is required and can be completed via the IASB Events Calendar. Registered events can be managed through IASB’s Member Login button. If you have any questions, please contact your IASB Field Services Director.


2021 Fall Division Meeting Topics

Day Date Division Topic Location
Wednesday September 22 North Cook Telling Your District’s Story While Building a Strong Community through Effective Board/Superintendent Relationships Caf├ę La Cave
Monday October 4 Northwest Making the Most of ESSER III Funds Dixon Unit SD 170
Tuesday October 5 Southwestern Lessons Learned throughout the Pandemic O’Fallon THSD 203
Tuesday October 5 Wabash Valley Understanding the Role of School Board Members and School Board Officers Richland Co. CUSD 1, Olney
Wednesday October 6 Abe Lincoln Lessons Learning throughout the Pandemic Rochester CUSD 3A
Wednesday October 6 Central IL Valley Aligning Social Emotional Learning to Board Priorities Barrack’s Cater Inn Banquet Center, Peoria
Thursday October 7 Illini Impact of Mandates; Steps toward Advocacy and Political Engagement Atwood Hammond Grade School, Atwood - Arthur CUSD 305
Thursday October 12 Shawnee Pandemic & Post-Pandemic Recovery for Students; Board/School Management Rights vs. Teacher Rights Unity Point SD 140, Carbondale
Wednesday October 13 Lake Prioritizing Emotional Health for Everyone DoubleTree, Mundelein
Thursday October 14 Egyptian Understanding Tax Levy Basics; Collective Bargaining Techniques Bluford CUSD 318
Thursday October 14 Starved Rock Benefiting Students: How Districts are Utilizing ESSER Funds Peru ESD 124 – Parkside Middle School - NO FOOD
Thursday October 21 DuPage Understanding Your Communication Role as a Board Member The Abbington Distinctive Banquets, Glen Ellyn
Thursday October 21 West Cook Building Resilience in Students Through Trauma-Informed Practices Elmcrest Banquets, Elmwood Park
Tuesday October 26 Kaskaskia Lessons Learned throughout the Pandemic North Mac CUSD 34
Tuesday October 26 Western What is Educational Equity? Galesburg CUSD 205 – Lombard Middle School
Wednesday October 27 South Cook Building Resilience in Students Through Trauma-Informed Practices DoubleTree Alsip
Thursday October 28 Corn Belt Addressing Social Emotional Needs Panel Bloomington SD 87
Thursday October 28 Kishwaukee (Evolving) Leaders Prairie Grove Cons. SD 46, Crystal Lake — DESSERT ONLY
Thursday October 28 Three Rivers Unfinished Leadership Prairie Bluff Golf Club 
Thursday October 28 Two Rivers Lessons Learned throughout the Pandemic Hamilton’s, Jacksonville
Thursday November 4 Blackhawk From Learning Loss to Growth Recovery: An Evidence-Based Framework for Leadership Moline-Coal Valley SD 40 – Bartlett Performing Arts Ctr.