Illinois New Teacher Collaborative




Past Conferences



The 12th Annual beginning Teacher Conference titled, Growing Together: Engage. Connect. Renew., was held virtually June 21-22, 2021 at the I Hotel in Champaign, IL. This conference featured Illinois Teacher and Regional Teachers of the Year with featured speakers of Justin Johnson and Kate Lee. The conference also offered panelist discussions, many critical breakout sessions, hot topics, and opportunities for networking.




The 11th Annual Illinois New Teacher Collaborative Beginning Teacher Conference titled, Teaching with Compassion and Resilience, was held virtually on June 22-23, 2020.  The conference offered many critical issue sessions, the problem of practice discussions, professional learning opportunities, and networking for participants.




The 10th Annual Illinois New Teacher Collaborative Beginning Teacher Conference titled, Connect. Inspire. Empower, was held on June 26-27, 2019 at the iHotel in Champaign, Illinois with over 200 preservice, recent graduates, or first year of teaching registered.