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WIU Education Law Conference March 7; Register by Feb. 28

February 20, 2014


MACOMB, IL — The 25th annual Western Illinois University Education Law Conference for Administrators, Teachers and Board Members will feature presentations covering the law and contemporary challenges that districts face. The conference is set for 8 a.m.-noon Friday, March 7 in the University Union Heritage Room on the Macomb campus. The conference is open to students, as well.

Topics and speakers for this year's conference include:

  • Trends in Employee Rights and Dismissals, Including PERA, presented by Dennis Weedman
  • Evaluation Bargaining: NEW Rules, Regulations, & Rights (and a bullying update), presented by David Braun
  • Student Discipline Review and Update, presented by Jay Greening
The conference will begin with breakfast and registration from 8-9 a.m., with the plenary session presentations beginning at 9 a.m.
The individual fee for conference registration is $75, and students can register for $35. Fees include all presentations, conference materials, breakfast and refreshments.

The registration deadline is Friday, Feb. 28. To register, send the registration fee, your name, title, address, daytime phone number and email address to:

Education Law Conference
Department of Educational Leadership
Horrabin Hall 81
Macomb, IL 61455


The 25th annual Western Illinois University Education Law Conference for Administrators, Teachers and Board Members is sponsored by the Western Illinois University College of Education and Human Services, WIU's Department of Educational Leadership, Regional Office of Education (ROE) #26 and the Administrators’ Round Table of Western Illinois.

For more information, contact the WIU Department of Educational Leadership at (309) 298-1070 or via email at artable@wiu.edu.

Posted By: WIU News, University Relations
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