Seminars & Presentations

Nov
15
Wed
ADA and FMLA/NPELRA
Nov 15 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Lisa Callaway will be hosting a webinar on “ADA and FMLA/NPELRA” for NPELRA.

Nov
18
Sat
FOIA /OMA: How To Comply and Avoid Common Mistakes @ Hyatt Hotel, Regency D, West Tower
Nov 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Cindy Baasten & Dawn Hinkle will be leading a panel on “FOIA /OMA: How To Comply and Avoid Common Mistakes” at the IASB/IASA/IASBO Joint Annual Conference in Chicago, Illinois.

Dec
1
Fri
IELRB Annual Update @ Chicago-Kent College of Law
Dec 1 all-day

Lisa Callaway will be presenting a session on “IELRB Annual Update” at the 33rd Annual Illinois Public Sector Labor Relations Law Conference in Chicago, Illinois. Time TBD

Jan
10
Wed
Taking Risk in Your Career @ Libertyville Village Hall
Jan 10 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Lisa Callaway will be discussing “Taking a Risk in Your Career” at The Legacy Project (Advancing Women in Local Government) in Libertyville, Illinois.

Feb
2
Fri
Special Education Law in Illinois @ DoubleTree Hotel Chicago Oak Brook
Feb 2 @ 8:00 am – 3:45 pm

Cynthia Baasten will be presenting on “Special Education Law in Illinois” at the PESI Conference in Oak Brook, Illinois.

Feb
7
Wed
Taking a Risk in Your Career @ Elk Grove Village Hall
Feb 7 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Lisa Callaway will be discussing “Taking a Risk in Your Career” at The Legacy Project (Advancing Women in Local Government) in Elk Grove, Illinois.

Feb
8
Thu
Special Education Law in Illinois @ Renaissance Chicago North Shore Hotel
Feb 8 @ 8:00 am – 3:45 pm

Cynthia Baasten will be presenting on “Special Education Law in Illinois” at the PESI Conference in Northbrook, Illinois.

Feb
22
Thu
Absenteeism and the IDEA: A School District’s Obligations When Students With Known Or Suspected Disabilities Miss School @ Crowne Plaza Springfield
Feb 22 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Cynthia Baasten will be presenting a session on “Absenteeism and the IDEA: A School District’s Obligations When Students With Known Or Suspected Disabilities Miss School” at the IAASE 19th Annual Winter Conference in Springfield, Illinois.

Residential Placements: Handling Legal Issues Once Your Decision is Made @ Crowne Plaza Hotel
Feb 22 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm

Teri Engler will be presenting a breakout session on “Residential Placements: Handling Legal Issues Once Your Decision is Made” at the IAASE Winter Conference in Springfield, Illinois.

Feb
28
Wed
Special Education Law in Illinois @ Hilton Garden Inn
Feb 28 @ 8:00 am – 3:45 pm

Cynthia Baasten will be presenting on “Special Education Law in Illinois” at the PESI Conference in Tinley Park, Illinois.

Mar
7
Wed
Taking a Risk in Your Career @ Sikich LLP
Mar 7 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Lisa Callaway will be discussing “Taking a Risk in Your Career” at The Legacy Project (Advancing Women in Local Government) in Naperville, Illinois.

Apr
17
Tue
The EEOC – The Year in Review
Apr 17 @ 9:35 am – 11:50 am

Lisa Callaway will be presenting a session on “The EEOC – The Year in Review” at the NPELRA Annual Training Conference in Charleston, South Carolina.

May
4
Fri
Student Mental Health Issues in Special Education (AA #1902) @ Crowne Plaza Hotel Springfield
May 4 @ 8:00 am – 3:30 pm

Teri Engler will be presenting an administrator academy on “Student Mental Health Issues in Special Education” in Springfield, Illinois. To register, please click the following link: Student Mental Health Region 1 Registration

Jun
8
Fri
Student Mental Health Issues in Special Education (AA #1902) @ Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge
Jun 8 @ 8:00 am – 3:30 pm

Teri Engler and Cynthia Baasten will be presenting an administrator academy on “Student Mental Health Issues in Special Education” in Burr Ridge, Illinois. To register, please click the following link: Student Mental Health Region 1 Registration

Jun
13
Wed
Student Mental Health Issues in Special Education (AA #1902) @ The University Center
Jun 13 @ 8:00 am – 3:30 pm

Teri Engler and Cynthia Baasten will be presenting an administrator academy on Student Mental Health Issues in Special Education in Grayslake, Illinois. To register, please click the following link: Student Mental Health Region 1 Registration

Jun
21
Thu
Transgender Student Issues @ The Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Campus
Jun 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am

Teri Engler will be presenting on “Transgender Student Issues” at the Superintendents Commission for the Study of Demographics & Diversity, Summer Leadership Conference

Sep
12
Wed
School Law Update Seminar @ The Drake Oak Brook Hotel
Sep 12 @ 8:15 am – 12:25 pm

Please join us for our School Law Update Seminar for fall, 2018.  With a new school year starting, our seminar provides a great opportunity for board of education/governing board members and school administrators to hear the latest about critical legal issues in education and informally dialogue with your ECB&S attorneys.  Please note that this seminar is designed exclusively for board members, administrators, and other non-union personnel. To reserve a seat, please contact Angela Shellberg at ashellberg@englerlawgroup.com for registration details

Registration and Continental Breakfast: 7:30 – 8:15 a.m.

Introductions and General Session – Social Activism & First Amendment Issues in Schools: 8:15 – 9:30 a.m.

Breakout Sessions: 9:45 a.m. – 12:25 p.m.

Sep
26
Wed
Academy III: The Negotiation Process @ Clarion Inn - Copper King Hotel & Convention Center
Sep 26 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Lisa Callaway will be presenting an academy on “The Negotiation Process” at the NPELRA Labor Relations Academy Program in Butte, Montana.

Oct
3
Wed
Student Mental Health Issues in Special Education (AA #1902) @ Tinley Park Convention Center
Oct 3 @ 8:00 am – 3:30 pm

Teri Engler and Cynthia Baasten will be presenting an administrator academy on “Student Mental Health Issues in Special Education” in Tinley Park, Illinois. To register, please click the following link: Student Mental Health Region 1 Registration

Oct
4
Thu
Effective Communications with Parents: Legal Requirements and Best Practices @ Holiday Inn Select Hotel & Conference Center
Oct 4 all-day

Cynthia Baasten & Dawn Hinkle will be doing a breakout session on “Effective Communications with Parents: Legal Requirements and Best Practices” at the IAASE Conference in Tinley Park, Illinois