Essence of Leadership: Women in Leadership Conference
Attendees will be enriched with tangible information on the importance of the cultivation of effective leadership skills and the resources available for women in leadership roles. The inaugural Essence of Leadership awards ceremony will close out the day’s events. The conference will be held at the National Louis University Lisle campus on Saturday, June 1, from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
The Ins and Outs of Educational Consulting
Please join us for a presentation and dialogue hosted by Dr. Patrick Schwarz. This symposium will take place on Saturday, June 1 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., at the National Louis University Wheeling campus -- Public Forum Room. This event is open to past and present doctoral students, as well as full-time and adjunct faculty. To RSVP contact Kathy Kotel at firstname.lastname@example.org by May 30.
12th Annual Research Forum: Inquiry & Community Engagement for the 21st Century
NLU professor Carlos M. Azcoitia, Ed.D, will be the keynote speaker at this forum. This event is free to NLU faculty, students, and alumni with a complimentary breakfast included. The 12th Annual Research Forum will take place at the NLU North Shore campus on Saturday, June 1, from 9 a.m. - noon.
Wisconsin Commencement: For volunteer opportunities contact Kimberly Michaelson at email@example.com.
Florida Commencement: For volunteer opportunities contact Kimberly Michaelson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chicago Commencement: For volunteer opportunities contact Kimberly Michaelson at email@example.com.
An Introduction to the Comprehensive Literacy Model
Hosted by NLU's Reading Recovery Center, this institute will introduce a seamless comprehensive school improvement framework that uses a workshop approach for differentiating instruction, including whole-group, small group and one-to-one conferences. A variety of speakers will present topics related to literacy coaching, professional learning communities and systematic assessment systems. Video examples and materials from schools will illustrate how school teams are currently implementing comprehensive literacy framework.
July 30-August 1
An Introduction to the Comprehensive Intervention Model
Hosted by NLU's Reading Recovery Center, this institute will introduce and assist school teams in planning and providing evidence-based, highly effective and tailored interventions for reversing learning difficulties. A variety of speakers will provide examples from a portfolio of approaches within the Comprehensive Intervention Model, which includes Reading Recovery and small group instruction aligned with core curriculum. Both Reading Recovery and CIM are research-evidenced models for meeting the intentions of the Response to Intervention (RTI) approach.