The Spring 2017 issue of the IBEA Reports is now posted online. This issue provides the latest information about IBEA and its activities.
You may download a copy by clicking the following link:
Illinois Business teachers! Join us June 27 and/or 28 for the first ever IBEA Summer Boot Camps!
The Boot Camps will be held in two different locations with separate professional development topics offered. Each Boot Camp will offer up to 6 PD hours for participation at the low price of $50 for IBEA members. Register now as seats are limited at both places.
June 27, TCD--Addison
Ever wondered about cyber security, but were afraid to ask? Here's your chance to see what it is all about. Plus, you are going to get a large dose of Google and all its Google-A-ciousness!
June 28, Lake Land College, Mattoon
Be honest! How many of you are somewhat "afraid" to tackle ACCESS with your students? We all know that databases rule the world!
Now is your chance to get a "Boot Camp" quick and easy "boot" to ACCESS training and possibly sit for the MOS Certification--plus, much, much more!
Registration Deadline: June 15 — Limited Seating Available; BYOD—Laptops Preferred
To download a PDF flyer, click the following link:
IBEA 2017 Summer Boot Camp Flyer
To register for one of two sessions below, click the links below:
Details and Registration Links:
IBEA Summer Boot Camp - Technology Center of DuPage
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IBEA is pleased to announce the following election results:
Second Vice President: Dr. Patrice Boyles
Board Member-at-Large: Harriet Happel and Deena Powell
(note: Harriet Happel resigned her position just after the election. Per IBEA Bylaws, Karen Drage will fill the vacated spot)
Secretary: Betsy Mehlberg
These newly elected individuals will begin/continue their terms following the November 2017 IBEA Fall Conference
IBEA would like to recognize the following award winners from the 2016 IBEA Fall Conference.
Distinguished Service Award - Dr. Glenn Bailey
Post Secondary Teacher of the Year - Mary Ann Hurd
Secondary Teacher of the Year - Jo Ellen Walsh
Professional Recognition Award - Mary Lutz
Writer's Hall of Fame Awards - Dr. Tamra S. Davis, Ms. Christie Jahn Hovey, and Dr. Kathy Mountjoy
For pictures and more in-depth biographical information, check out the Latest News section. In order to access the Latest News section, you must be a current IBEA member.
The new CTE Fact Sheet is now available for download on the ISBE Web site. This is a good document to share with your administration, board, and parents.
The 2016 CTE Fact Sheet can be downloaded by clicking this link: