The Southland Learning Conference is a FREE opportunity to connect with and learn from local educators.

Southland Learning Conference 2018

August 13, 2018 - 8:30am to 1:00pm

Oak Lawn - Hometown Middle School, 5345 West 99th Street, Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Check out some of the Session Submissions so far....

  • 8 Things to Look for in Today's Classroom
  • Get to the "Core" with Engaging Activities
  • Google Classroom: Work Smarter, Not Harder!
  • Google's Applied Digital Skills
  • Google's Hidden Gems
  • Hacking HyperDocs in the Elementary Classroom
  • Increasing Student Engagement
  • Integrating Literacy and Math
  • Interactive Notebooks for the Math Classroom
  • Less Stress, More Time on Task!
  • Lighting a Spark - Visual Creativity
  • Making Math Count: Using Math Workshop to Differentiate Instruction
  • Making the Most of Independent Reading
  • Math Talks: Flip Them and Reverse Them!
  • Motivating your Student: Mistakes and the Growth Mindset
  • Nurturing Future World Changers; Fundamentals to brain development

Take a look at some of these awesome sessions from last year's conference!

  • Curiosity in the Classroom
  • "Scratch"ing the Surface of Coding
  • Culture Matters! Understanding the Needs of English Learners Entering U.S. Schools
  • WeVideo: See Kiddies Grow
  • MANAGE and CARE using Time to Teach
  • Breakout EDU - It's Elementary
  • Vocabulary Formative Assessments: Using Technology to Promote Vocabulary Acquisition in the Reading, Writing, Listening, and Speaking Domains of the Common Core State Standards
  • Maker-centric Learning Experiences
  • What's the Hype with HyperDocs?
  • STEMenergy
  • Equitable Access to the SMPs through Purposeful Number Talk Progressions
  • Improving Parent Communication with Class Dojo
  • The Innovative Math Class
  • 52 Reasons Students Should Play Card Games
  • Teaching Literacy to Newcomers
  • Made from Scratch!
  • Digital Differentiation
  • Innovation in the Classroom
  • Flip your Science Classroom
  • Google Tips and Tricks for Educators
  • Social Emotional Learning /MTSS
  • Behavior Function: Why Kids Do What They Do
  • Subtraction Fluency: Moving from Concrete to Abstract
  • Science is a Verb!
  • Partnering with Parents