The April 2021 I-WIN session featured community presentations from Alignment Rockford and Chicago Public Schools on engagement with partners who host work-based learning experiences including recruitment, ongoing support, and celebration of their partnerships. We then previewed a Statewide Team-Based Challenge resource bank of templates and example challenge ideas aligned to the College and Career Pathway Endorsement areas.
Host/Partner Engagement: I-WIN April 2021 Community of Practice
The Illinois Work-Based Learning Innovation Network (I-WIN) is designed to:
- Highlight and explore innovative models for work-based learning with a current focus on virtual opportunities.
- Engage in conversations on creating sustainable, high-quality models that provide broader and more equitable access to work-based learning, building social capital for Black and Latinx students.
- Build connections among communities to offer best practices, learnings, and resources.
- Identify needs for state policy changes or support systems.
June 2, 2022
SEL Performance-Based Assessment Showcase
Join us June 2 and see how CBE teachers have designed performance-based assessments that address real-world and real-community inequities that resonate with students.
April 14, 2022
Illinois Dual Credit Regional Convenings
Designed for small teams of practitioners and administrators from dual credit programs across Illinois to share feedback on challenges facing Illinois’ dual credit programs, learn from national experts on topical and practice-relevant dual credit issues, and receive facilitated support in advancing equity of access and success to your program.
April 26, 2022
ISBE Work-Based Learning Pilot: Community Showcase
Register to hear experiences and learnings from communities participating in ISBE's Career Exploration and Career Development Experience Pilot on Tuesday, April 26, 10–11:30 a.m.
April 19, 2022
Model Programs of Study in Arts and Communications
Join us Tuesday, April 19, 2022, 2–3:30 p.m. for a webinar on the Model Programs of Study Guide in Arts and Communications, sponsored by ICCB.
March 22, 2022
WBL Continuum in Information Technology: I-WIN March 2022 Community of Practice
Join I-WIN on Tuesday, March 22 to learn how Science Olympiad, along with their industry and school partners, support and design opportunities in IT.
March 15, 2022
Model Programs of Study in Finance and Business Services
View the webinar recording for the Model Programs of Study Guide in Finance and Business Services, sponsored by ICCB.
March 3, 2022
Equity First Conference Hosts 767 Attendees
On February 28–March 3, 2022, the Illinois Education and Career Success Network delivered high-quality content to a record-setting attendance of 767 educators, administrators, policymakers, students, and leaders.