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Welcome to the Illinois Education & Technology Conference (IETC 2017) guide!
  • Wed., Nov. 15 Pre-Conference Workshops:  Eight pre-conference, full-day and half-day workshops are offered. Registration closed Nov. 8.  Pre-registration was required. On-site registration is unavailable.
  • Thurs., Nov. 16 & Fri., Nov. 17 General Conference:  More than 150+ 1-hour and 2-hour General Conference sessions, an exhibit hall, poster sessions, and luncheon keynote presentations are scheduled.  All general conference sessions are first come, first served seating.  (Online registration closed Nov. 8 but on-site registration will be available for the Thursday and Friday General Conference days.)

Use this resource to plan your days at the conference.  View session titles, descriptions, targeted audiences, strands, locations and times.  Note: Adding sessions to your Sched account will not register you for the conference, nor will it reserve a spot in the session. Please review registration details on the IETC 2017 conference website:  http://www.il-edtech.org
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Thursday, November 16 • 10:20am - 11:00am
Using Epic! To Enhance a Reading Program

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We used the EPIC! App to read a biography about a famous person. After that, we created timelines of their lives. Using the timelines, we wrote a summary of the significant events in their lives. Our project culminated in a biography report that we typed using Microsoft Word and a poster we made to depict our famous person.

Presenters
avatar for Kristie House

Kristie House

4th Grade Instructional Teacher, Palos CCSD 118
I have been a teacher for 20 years and have taught third, fourth and fifth grades in Florida and Illinois. I earned two Master's degrees, one in administration, the other in special education. This year I made the transition from the general education setting to the special educa... Read More →


Thursday November 16, 2017 10:20am - 11:00am
Lobby Crowne Plaza Hotel, 3000 S. Dirksen Parkway, Springfield, IL 62703

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