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42nd Annual Summer Literacy Conference - Beyond the Common Core:
Taking ALL Educators to the Head of the Class

Bonus Registration:  The Department of Literacy & Early Education would like to offer school districts/schools who register 10 attendees, one FREE registration.  Contact Gail in the Office of External & Global Programs for details and registration at 815-753-7134


Location: NIU Naperville, 1120 E. Diehl Rd., Naperville, IL 60563

Dates and Times:  June 16 - 18, 2015, 8:30 a.m - 4:30 p.m.  Onsite registration begins at 8:30 a.m.


Please note the charge to your credit card will appear on your credit card statement as 'NIU Outreach, DeKalb, IL'


Please note that conference and academic credit registration fees are separate.  If you are planning on earning graduate-level credit for this conference, you must register and pay for academic credit separately through the MyNIU registration system.  If you have checked the box for academic credit, information on how to register will be emailed to you when the Office of External & Global Programs is notified that your conference registration fees have been paid. Please phone the College of Education Office of External & Global Program  at (815) 753-6907 with any questions or concerns.

Cancellation Policy:  If you must cancel, you are entitled to a full refund minus a $25 processing fee if you cancel prior to June 4, 2015.  No refund is available if cancellation notice is received on or after June 5, 2015.  Substitutions are permitted.  Cancellations must be in writing and can be faxed to 815-753-6900 or e-mailed to