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Dr. Deborah Colky Workplace Learning & Performance Student Award

Applications Due: FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2014

Do you know an exceptional graduate or undergraduate student studying workplace learning & performance? Someone who deserves recognition for his or her dedication and commitment to training, learning, and the workplace learning & performance profession?  

Please encourage him or her to submit an application for the 2014 DR. DEBORAH COLKY STUDENT AWARD.

The application process is fast and easy!  Just fill out our short application form and email it to: DebColkyAward@gmail.com


Skills Seminar: Learn How to Use M&E Data to Make a Difference

When designed properly and interpreted correctly, learning program evaluations provide a rich source of information to help make decisions such as whether to continue or discontinue a program, how to improve a program and whether or not a program delivers value, enabling learning departments to operate like a business.

Join us for Dinner and Networking as Ken Phillips delivers a professional, engaging, and approachable program.

Date: Thursday 11/20

Time: 5:30 - 8:30PM

Location: DePaul University School for New Learning (O’Hare Campus)

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Mastering M&E: Less Stress, More Success in Designing Level 1-4 Evaluations 

This in-depth, highly interactive two-day workshop provides practical tips, techniques and specific guidelines for creating valid, scientifically sound Level 1, 2, 3, and 4 evaluations that produce data with high-perceived value. These tips, techniques and guidelines are based on current education and behavioral science research findings in test creation and survey design methodology.

Join Ken Phillips as he delivers a professional, engaging, and approachable program.

Dates: Wednesday 11/19 thru Thursday 11/20

Time: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM both days

Location: DePaul University School for New Learning (O’Hare Campus)

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The 2014 Mentoring Power Hour Program is open!


This is an unique opportunity for "Protégés" or people who want to learn more about the CCASTD and professional topics to ask questions during a one hour session with a "Mentor."

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Flipping Training with Technology PDN

CCASTD is excited to announce that we have a new Professional Development Network (PDN)!

Flipping Training with Technology PDN will discuss using technology in simple yet creative ways to improve learning retention for adult learning in the workplace. Each session will have an expert in using technology in workplace training or flipped training for workplace. These meetings will be held at Roosevelt University on the Chicago Campus. Find out more!

ASTD is now the Association for Talent Development

The American Society for Training & Development is changing its name to the Association for Talent Development. The CCASTD Board of Directors is in the process of working out the logistics of what the change means for our chapter. To learn more about the change from ASTD to ATD, visit www.astdnews.org.



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Did you know that CCASTD members are eligible for a $20 discount on ASTD National Membership?

CCASTD encourages that members join National ASTD to fully realize the "Power of 2” The "Power of 2" offers members twice the support, twice the resources and twice the networking than just one membership. ASTD National membership provides the tools you need for success. CCASTD membership applies those tools to your organization and community. Together you have the "Power of 2!"

Save $20 on National Membership by entering the CH5009 code when you join or renew with National ASTD. It’s simple, just enter the code when you checkout at National ASTD. Learn more here.

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