The 39th Annual Mt. Vernon Conference is scheduled for October 26, 2018 at the Mt. Vernon Township High School campus! The campus is located at 11101 North Wells Bypass, Mt. Vernon. The conference draws approximately 1,000 teachers and administrators and offers information on all subject areas in every grade level. 

Request a presenter for the conference. 
Registration Form
Speaker Information Form
Exhibitor Registration
2018 Keynote Information

"Why Should I Send My Educators?"

  • One dynamic keynote speaker
  • Over 100 breakout sessions
  • Vendors for your school/classroom needs
  • Great opportunity to obtain credit hours
  • A chance to network with other educators
  • Variety of session to fit every grade level from PreK to Adult Education
  • Cost effective
  • Food vendors on sight to redeem the $5.00 meal ticket

Please stop at the registration table at the Main Entrance just outside the Main Gym if you have not registered but would like to attend. We welcome last minute registrations!

Session handouts will also be offered on this web page. Participants may print the handouts for the sessions they would like to attend, and any other materials that may be helpful. We look forward to having a wonderful conference again this year! 

Mt. Vernon Conference Booklet

Mt. Vernon High School Campus Map

The Program Schedule  
7:30 a.m.  Registration opens with Coffee and Donuts 
8:20 a.m.     Program Welcome                Main Gymnasium
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.  Lindsey Jensen, Illinois Teacher of the Year Main Gymnasium 
9:45 a.m. - 10:35 a.m.  Break Out Session 1 Various Rooms
10:50 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.  Break Out Session 2 Various Rooms 
11:55 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.  Break Out Session 3 Various Rooms
1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.  Break Out Session 4 Various Rooms


Questions? Concerns? Suggestions?

Whether you are interested in presenting or have questions about a presentation, Julie Loucks can help you! Please contact 
Julie at 618-244-8040. She is available to assist Monday through Friday in the Mt. Vernon office. 

Session Handouts

Andy Davis, MHA, RPSGT

Rich Frankenfeld and Nick Stabler
TRS Benefits Information
Pension Environment

Herman T. Lee, Sr. 

Jenn Skalitsky