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 Upcoming Event!

Preparing for PARCC
   We can help you prepare your students 
           for the upcoming assessment!

Join us Saturday, September 20
at Northeastern Illinois University

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Participants can choose two break-out sessions:
Lessons from the Front Lines          Writer's Workshop Today
Close Reading          Preparing ELs for PARCC

Co-Sponsored by

Lake Area Reading Council                    Chicago Area Reading Association

Registration Options - Lunch Included

LARC and CARA Members     $30.00

Students     $10.00

Non-members     $50.00
Includes conference registration and membership in Illinois Reading Council and your choice of LARC or CARA
a $75.00 value!

Online Registration for this event is closed. 
If you would like to attend, please plan to arrive by 9:30 am to register on site Saturday morning.
Please bring a copy of the registration form (link provided below) with you. 

Directions to Campus

The campus is in close proximity to main roads, expressways, and rapid transit. Located at 5500 North St. Louis Avenue, it is bordered by Bryn Mawr (5600 N) on the north, Foster (5200 N) on the south, Kimball (3400 W) on the east, and Pulaski (4000 W) on the west. From Chicago’s Loop, take the Kennedy (I-90/94) north, merge with the Edens Expressway (I-94) and go north; exit at Peterson to Pulaski, south on Pulaski to Bryn Mawr, and east on Bryn Mawr to the entrance to parking. From the east, take Lake Shore Drive south or north, exit at Foster and go west to Central Park, turn north into the main campus entrance.


Parking is provided in Lot D (Yellow Arrow). Follow the signs to Alumni Hall.