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IACAC District Seminars
IACAC District Seminars
IACAC District Seminars
IACAC District Seminars
IACAC District Seminars
IACAC District Seminars
IACAC District Seminars
IACAC District Seminars


Region 1 (Southern)

Western District Seminar

Friday, March 9, 2018
Western Illinois University – Quad Cities

Register by March 2

$25 IACAC Members
$30 Non-Members
Free for High School Counselors

Breakfast and lunch is included
ISBE PD hours will be available

High School Counselors

Registration is FREE for high school counselors through the fourth year of generous sponsorship from Augustana College, Monmouth College & Western Illinois University.

Breakfast and Lunch will be provided: Breakfast is courtesy of Monmouth College. Lunch is courtesy of Western Illinois University. Dessert is courtesy of Augustana College.


8:30 – 8:45 am: Registration
8:45 – 9:00 am: Welcome & Introductions
9:00 – 9:45 am: Session I
9:45 – 10:00 am: Break
10:00 – 11:00 am: Session II
11:00 am – 12:00 pm: Lunch
12:00 – 1:30 pm: Session III
1:30 – 2:00 pm: Optional Campus Tours of WIU-QC


Session I

First Generation College Search Process

Hear from families who have gone through the college process for the first time and their takeaways from the experience


Session II

Teen Dating Violence

What campuses are doing regarding teen dating violence in terms of prevention, reporting and assisting students who have experienced this.


Session III

Brag, Borrow & Steal Session

This session allows those in attendance to share best practices in their schools. The session will be kicked off with what is working for high school counselors in regards to social media, parent communication, and attendance at important events.

District Seminar Co-Chair

Annette Braden
Norris City-Omaha-Enfield High School
(618) 378-3312

Site Coordinators

Kassie Daly
Western Illinois University
(309) 762-3999 x.62348

Committee Members

Anne Bohnsack, Rockridge High School
Meghan Cooley, Augustana College
Rachel Gustafson, Augustana College
Tami Hainds, Mercer County High School
Sarah Houston, Monmouth College
Jon-Mychel Nelson, United Township High School
Allison Ryser, Moline High School
Catherine Staker, AlWood High School
Kirby Stockwell, Monmouth College
Erin Willhite, Monmouth College

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