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Each June hundreds of educators from across the country make the journey to the Teacher Self-Care Conference that inspires their practice and rejuvenates their hearts. They leave with strong strategies and best practices for taking care of themselves in the midst of the whirlwind that teaching has become. Join us to find new teaching friends, new connections with education luminaries, and enough self-care strategies to harmonize their year.
In 2019, the Teacher Self-Care Annual Conference is scheduled for June 21-22, 2019! This year our theme is, "The Spirit of a Teacher" where we’ll be hearing from groundbreaking speakers, cutting-edge workshops, and seminars that address what teachers need.  Before signing up for your session, please purchase your tickets.
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Jennifer LaRocque

The Multicultural Classroom
Kindergarten Teacher/Adjunct Professor
La Grange Park, IL
Jennifer is a kindergarten teacher at LaGrange School District 102. She is also an adjunct professor at National Louis University teaching graduate students who are earning their ELL/Bilingual Endorsements. She is passionate about including diverse books in her classroom and providing a multicultural curriculum in her classroom. She started the social media movement #allarewelcomeinmyclassroom on June 20th. In 2013, she volunteered to train teachers in Mthatha, South Africa. She previously was a bilingual kindergarten teacher and an ELL teacher. In 2018, she was honored with speaking at the ISTE (International Society for Technology Education) conference. She has also presented at the ICE conference and the Illinois Statewide Conference for Teachers Serving Linguistically and Culturally Diverse Students. You can follow her on Instagram @themulticulturalclassroom