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Annual National Integrated Comprehensive Systems for Equity Institute Part I and Part II: Advancing Equity For All
Registration for Part I is closed. Please email register.ics@gmail.com if you're interested in attending Part I in Summer 2020.

When:

ICS for Equity Institute Part I is intended for New Teams* (teams who have not yet completed an Institute): 3-Day Institute from July 30, 31 - August 1, 2019
(Registration 7:30 a.m. - 8 a.m. (on Day 1), with Institute from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. each day)

ICS for Equity Institute Part II - Co-Plan to Co-Serve is intended for Returning Teams* (all team members have completed Part I): 2-Day Institute from June 24 - 25, 2019
(Registration 7:30 a.m. - 8 a.m. (on Day 1), with Institute from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. each day)
(if you have team members who have not completed Part I, they should attend Part I)

What:

ICS for Equity Institute Part I (July 30, 31, August 1) - New Teams* will:

  1. strengthen your understanding and implementation of the framework and process of Integrated Comprehensive Systems for Equity;
  2. engage in plentiful team time throughout the event to engage in a deep equity analysis of your setting;
  3. complete an action plan and next steps to advance equity systems change for all.

New in 2019! Breakout session specific to professional associations.

Part I Institute Pricing:

ICS for Equity Institute Part II - Co-Plan to Co-Serve (June 24 - 25) - Returning Teams* will:

  1. review the implementation and next steps of Cornerstones 1 and 2 in their schools and districts;
  2. engage in deep, practical application of Co-Plan to Co-Serve (Modules 9-12).

Part II Institute Pricing:

Where:

Both ICS for Equity Institutes Part I and Part II will be held at The Madison Concourse Hotel in Madison, Wisconsin. Please visit https://www.concoursehotel.com for additional hotel information.

A hotel group rate of $169 per room is available for Institute team members who choose to stay at The Madison Concourse Hotel during Part II of the Institute. To receive this rate, please call the hotel directly at 1-800-356-8293 to make reservations. Please request the group rate for ICS 2019 when making reservations.

Please note that hotel group rates are available for the ICS for Equity Institute Part II - Co-Plan to Co-Serve through May 28, 2019. Group rates are no longer available for for the ICS for Equity Institute Part I.

Who:

For District and School Leadership Teams, state and regional teams, professional associations, non-profit and for-profit organizations, city/county governments, and those in higher education.

Each School/District Team should include 8-10 people.

*School Leadership Team Members:

  • Principal
  • General Ed teacher from each grade level
  • Special Educator
  • Teacher of students labeled gifted
  • Teacher of students labeled ELL
  • Reading/math interventionist
  • Allied Arts
  • Other staff as appropriate

*District Leadership Team Members:

  • Superintendent
  • Director of Curriculum and Instruction
  • Director of Special Education and Student Services
  • Business Manager
  • Human Resources Director
  • Coordinator of Gifted Education Program
  • Coordinator of ELL Program
  • Other key district office staff as appropriate