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CEL Institute on Critical Issues

CEL Institute on Critical Issues

Join CEL for the Institute on Critical Issues: Assessment, taking place July 17-19, 2014, at Elmhust College, Elmhurst, Illinois!

In addition to daily keynote speakers on important aspects of assessment, the Institute will feature focused, collaborative work with literacy leaders from across the country. Bring your own individual plans and work closely with others in one of three Institute strands:
  1. Using Formative and Summative Assessments to Improve Teaching
  2. Assessment of Teachers
  3. Assessment of Curricular Programs

Innovative technology mini-lessons will also take place throughout the Institute program.

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Driving or flying to the CEL Summer Institute? Here are some travel options

Interactive directions using Google map - from O'Hare airport via car or public transportation.


Interactive directions using Google map - from Midway airport via car or public transportation.

Elmhurst location and nearby hotels

NOTE: Registration for this event is now closed.

Registration Rates:

  • CEL Members:  $300
  • NCTE Members (not members of CEL):  $325
  • Nonmembers:  $375

Institute registration also includes Wi-Fi accessibility, on-campus parking, and the following meal events:

  • Thursday: dinner
  • Friday: breakfast and lunch
  • Saturday: breakfast and lunch


Thank you to AcademicMerit and ThinkCerca for your sponsorships





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