27th Annual  
      On the Road to Literacy 
       Tutor and Adult Learner Conference
          Saturday, April 21, 2018 
 
Saturday, April 21, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
University of Illinois at Chicago
Center for Literacy
College of Education, Music, Theater
and Social Work Building
1040 West Harrison Street
Chicago, Illinois
 
Professional Development 
Hours
(ICCB) Offered
 
Registration 
 Tutors/Staff - $20.00
 Adult Learners - $15.00
  
Registration Form
 
Registration Flyer
 
 
 
The UIC Campus is easily accessed by numerous CTA bus lines, the CTA Blue Line and Metra trains. Parking is available in Lot 1B at 1139 W. Harrison.  Cost is $8.50 - cash or credit card. Parking is also  available in the Harrison Street Parking Structure (1100 W Harrison) at $8.50 a day - pay on your way in. Limited street parking is available north of Eisenhower Expressway. For further information visit- http://www.uic.edu/about/visit-directions
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Conference Schedule

8:30.am
Registration- Lower Level 
- Health Literacy
- Information Tables
- Coffee and Breakfast Snacks 
9:00.am Opening Session
9:30.amWorkshops-Round One
10:30.am Workshops-Round Two
11:30.am
Lunch and Table Topics
-  Advocacy: Raising Awareness for Adult Ed 
-  GED vs HSE- Content, Cost, Advantages 
-  Protect Yourself: Know Your Rights!
-  Strenghening Parents & Families
-  Simple Steps in Effective Lesson Planning
- Demystifying HSE's  - Which is Rignt for Me
12:30 pmWorkshops- Round Three
1:30 pm
Closing Session and Award
 
Greetings
Irene Williams
Literacy Program Consultant
Illinois State Library
Office of the Secretaty of State

Keynote Speaker
Peter Waite
Executive Vice President
ProLiteracy Worldwide

Awards Presentation
Outstanding Tutors
Tutor of the Year

Literacy Legacy Award
June C. Porter
Student is at the Top Award 
Registration Options
Box Lunch Options