All special education professionals are encouraged to review the current legislation affecting public education in Illinois. Download the latest in legislative news here.
Apply for the Illinois CCBD 2018 Mini-Grant!
Are you a special education teacher with a great idea for your students but need funding to make it happen?
We were excited to host the Seventh Annual Summer Institute. Our morning was filled with informative sessions by scholars and practitioners in the field of special education. Held at the Northfield Inn & Conference Center in Springfield, Illinois, the Summer Institute offered attendees information on a variety of topics, strategies, and evidence-based approaches to use in the classroom.
Missed the presenter handouts? Click the button below to visit the Illinois CCBD Wiki and download them.
Punishment: The Skelton in Our Closet
Presented by Dr. Elizabeth Hardman
Don't Sell Your Special Education Students Short When it Comes to Writing
Presented by Jan Williams
The Virtues Project
Presented by Sharon Mann
Principal’s 100 Club and CHAMPS
Presented by Michael Scaletta
School-Based Interventions to Address the Mental Health Needs of Children and Youth
Presented by Dr. Richard Van Acker
With Winter Conference 2017 down in the books... Illinois Council for Children with Behavioral Disorders is proud to announce Winter Conference 2018!
Proposal applications are now being accepted. Submissions should be geared toward practical interventions in working with students with emotional/behavioral disorders. Proposals may be submitted as either presentation format or poster session format. As well, exhibits are also being solicited for the conference at no cost. Deadline for program submissions is April 15, 2017.
Download the proposal form for complete information.
What Can I do on Monday?
The program for Illinois CCBD Winter Conference: Practical Interventions for Working with Students with Emotional/Behavioral Disorders is now available. Download the draft program to begin planning your attendance to the February 2017 event!