All workshops listed below will be held at the Eisenhower Cooperative unless otherwise stated. The Eisenhower Cooperative is located behind the Nathan Hale campus at 5318 W. 135th Street, Crestwood, IL 60418. There is no charge for Eisenhower Cooperative or member district staff. Please contact Paola Lopez at (708) 389-7580 ext. 221  if you have any questions.

Due to bus traffic in the morning between 8:00 AM – 8:30 AM, please use the East entrance located by the Nathan Hale Junior High to access the Eisenhower Cooperative parking lot. 

 Map/Directions to Eisenhower Cooperative

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Upcoming Event
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Qualified Interpreter Training- Special Education Terminology and Protocol
Registration Closed
Presenter: Courtney Stillman

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Transitioning to High School with a Plan
Registration Closed
Presenter: Kelly Fleming-Withers

8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) Training
Registration Closed
Presenter: TBD Open Only to DLP & CARE Program Employees. Attendance is limited to 20 participants.

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
AAC in the Classroom and AT in the IEP
Registration Closed
Presenter: Karyn Bossenga

8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
CANCELLED-AA: Building Our Snap-Back : Teaching Resilience & Successful Planning for Education & Leadership - Cancelled
Registration Closed
Presenter: Lisa Harrod

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Sensory Regulation in the Classroom
Presenter: Peggy Jasien, OTR/L, Sharon Daliege, M.S., ORT/L, Evangelina Velasco M.S., OTR/L
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Ethics in the School Setting (OT/PT Only)
Presenter: Beverly Menninger, Nicole Betten
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
A Roadmap to Truly Inclusive Schools for LGBTQ+ Students
Presenter: Carolyn Wahlskog
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Snap and Read and Co:Writer
Presenter: Karyn Bossenga
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
AA: Proactively Dealing with Difficult Conversations: Bringing out the Best in People at their Worst
Presenter: Susan Baker
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Presenter: Karyn Bossenga
9:00 AM - 1/20/2022 11:30 AM
Optimizing Instruction for Emergent Bilinguals with IEPS
Presenters: Dr. Rita Brusca-Vega and Dr. Jane Montes
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Practical Trauma-Informed Strategies to Reduce Anxiety in Students
Presenter: Jessica Minahan, MEd, BCBA
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Through a Different Lens: Creating Trauma-Responsive School Communities
Presenter: Dr. Doug Bolton
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Beyond the Checks: True Behavior Modification and Extinction
Presenter: Lisa Harrod
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Avoiding Due Process: Tips from the Trenches (AA Credit)
Presenter: Christina Sepiol