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Summer Reading Improvement Program

Date & Time: July 1, 2019 8:30 AM - August 1, 2019 11:00 AM
Location: Summer Reading Improvement Program will be held at Lisle, North Shore, and Chicago – off campus at Linne Elementary
Description: The Graduate Reading Program at National Louis University is offering a Summer Reading
Improvement Program at the Lisle campus. This program is designed to help students who are
experiencing reading and/or writing difficulties. The tutors are certified teachers who are earning their
graduate degrees as Reading Specialists. Highly qualified university faculty and staff will supervise
the tutors. Students receive one-to-one tutoring in reading and writing one hour per day, four
mornings per week, for five weeks.
Contact: Dr. Mary Hoch
Director, The Reading Center
National Louis University
mary.hoch@nl.edu
630-874-4533
Website: http://www.nl.edu/readingcenter/summerreadingprograms/
Flyer: readingcampLisleFlyer.pdf
nsreadingcampflyer.pdf

Summer Symposium 2020 – The Will to Lead, The Skill to Teach: Transforming Schools at Every Level

Date: August 5, 2019
Time: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location: Northern Illinois University Conference Center
1120 E. Diehl Road
Naperville, IL 60563
Description: Dr. Anthony Muhammad will lead and facilitate this interactive session drawing upon his research and recent work with school leaders. He will address the importance of transformational leadership and examine why students should be put first. Also addressed will be the four important areas of leadership; creating purpose, managing frustration, collaboration, and fair accountability. Participants who attend this session will leave with an abundance of theoretical frameworks and practical strategies to improve their leadership effectiveness and transform their culture.

Illinois Administrator's Academy Credit facilitated by the Consortium for Educational Change is in the approval process.

Professional Development Hours offered by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) will be available for this event.
Contact: Rebecca Olsen
National Louis University
850 Warrenville Road
Lisle, IL 60532
si@nl.edu
Phone: 630-874-4148
Website: bit.ly/2XocXtm

2020 Comprehensive Literacy and Reading Recovery® Conference

Date & Time: January 22, 2020 8:00 AM - January 24, 2020 6:00 PM
Location: Chicago Marriott Magnificent Mile Hotel
540 Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
Description: The 2020 Annual Illinois Comprehensive Literacy and Reading Recovery® Conference is designed to provide superb professional development and networking opportunities for K-8 classroom teachers, intervention (Reading Recovery, Special Education, ESL) teachers, instructional coaches, program specialists, and administrators.
Contact: Rebecca Olsen
National Louis University
850 Warrenville Road
Lisle, IL 60532
rrconf@nl.edu
Phone: 630-874-4148
Website: https://www.nl.edu/readingrecoverycenter/events/
Locations
  • CHICAGO DOWNTOWN CAMPUS

    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603
    (888) 658.8632
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  • ELGIN

    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (888) 658.8632
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  • NORTH SHORE

    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632
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  • LISLE

    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632
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  • WHEELING

    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632
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  • FLORIDA (TAMPA)

    Established in 1988 and located in one of Tampa's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to its classrooms, the National Louis University Tampa Regional Center features a computer lab, student lounges, and conference room.

    5110 Sunforest Drive, Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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