Fall and spring conferences, at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

For teachers in grades 6–12: Topics of current interest are discussed by experts, and teachers learn how to apply concepts in their classrooms.

Council for Economic Education Annual Conference

A nationwide annual gathering of educators including K-12 teachers, college and university professors and Federal Reserve partners. The October conference features the latest in curriculum development, instructional materials, teaching strategies, new programs and best practices; outstanding speakers on current economic and financial topics; hands-on technology education sessions; networking opportunities; and teacher roundtables to discuss shared issues, accomplishments, challenges and opportunities.

Raising Student Achievement Conference

A conference of the Illinois Association of Regional Superintendents with speakers from the fields of science, technology, ELA and stem. Offering over 150 breakout sessions so you can learn the latest research and strategies for improving and enhancing instruction.

IASET Spring Conference

A conference about the changing face of work in the U.S. Economy. Conference registration includes teaching materials, continental breakfast, and lunch, as well as a one-year membership in IASET (The Illinois Association of School Economics Teachers). Illinois teachers receive 6.5 professional development credits. Registration deadline is April 14, 2017,
and there is a $50 registration fee.