Early Childhood Professional Learning (ECPL) invites you to explore professional learning opportunities and resources for the Illinois Early Childhood workforce, especially those working in state funded programs. These offerings reflect the latest evidence based practices in Early Childhood education and the latest adult learning theories.
Early Childhood Professional Learning and Illinois STAR NET Statewide Calendar
Statewide Calendar of Professional Learning
January through June 2020
Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Conference
Opening Minds 2020 Conference
The Opening Minds Early Education Conference
January 29, 2020 to February 1, 2020
Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park
Late Registration Rate ends Fri., Jan 17.
WELL Women in Education Leading and Learning Summit
The WELL Summit
An event to empower, connect, inspire, support, celebrate and develop women in educational leadership.
March 11, (5 pm - 7 pm) through
March 12, 2020 (8 am - 4 pm)
Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
*Rooms at the event venue are full. There is now a block of rooms available across the street at the Hyatt Place.