INTC's 2018 Beginning Teacher Conference

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The Best Way to Wrap Up this Year & Prepare for the Next

Who: Illinois teachers (all grade levels and content areas) completing their first year of full-time teaching

What: A two-day conference with speakers, breakout sessions, networking opportunities, and more.

When: June 26th and 27th, 2018 

Draft Schedule

Tuesday, June 26th 
10:30 Conference Check-in
12:00 Lunch
12:45  - 4:30 Conference Sessions
5:00 - 6:00 Reception

Wednesday, June 27th
8:00 Conference Check-in and Breakfast
9:00 - 12:15 Conference Sessions
12:15 - 1:30 Lunch & Keynote

Where: I Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 South First Street, Champaign, IL 61820

Why: This conference gives new teachers an opportunity to:

  • Reflect on and share the past year’s teaching experience
  • Network with other new teachers from around the state
  • Gain valuable teaching tools and ideas to use in their classroom next year
  • Hear the motivational speaker
Additional Notes:

The I Hotel is equipped with free wireless internet for participants. Please bring your device of choice. 

Attendees are responsible for the cost of their own transportation and any additional personal expenses incurred.

Professional Development Hours will be available.


Registration will open in April.

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Presentations & Breakout Sessions

Call for proposals coming in March

View the archive of sessions from previous conferences.

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INTC and the University of Illinois College of Education would like to thank partners who have made this conference possible in years past: including the State Farm Companies Foundation, the Meemic Foundation, and the Network to Transform Teaching.

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