Integrated Career and Academic Preparation System (ICAPS)

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309-438-1952

Partners

For questions regarding Braided funding, comprehensive student support, ICAPS program eligibility, ICAPS report call Josh Beneze. For Community and Technical Education components call Whitney Thompson. For professional development or transitions academy, call Aimee Julian or Bevan Gibson.

Illinois Community College Board (ICCB)

The Illinois Community College Board, as the state coordinating board for community colleges, administers the Public Community College Act in a manner that maximizes the ability of the community colleges to serve their communities. As an integral part of the state’s system of higher education, community colleges are committed to providing high-quality, accessible, cost-effective educational opportunities for the individuals and communities they serve. ICCB offices are located in Springfield, Chicago, and Herrin.

Contacts:
Project Lead: Jennifer Foster
Deputy Director of Adult Education & Workforce
jennifer.foster@illinois.gov

Project Coordinator: Brian Durham
Deputy Director of Academic Affairs
brian.durham@illinois.gov

Project Manager: Josh Beneze
Associate Director of Adult Education and Workforce
josh.beneze@illinois.gov

Whitney Thompson
Director for Career and Technical Education
Whitney.Thompson@illinois.gov

Website:
http://www.iccb.org

 

Illinois Center for Specialized Professional Support

The Illinois Center for Specialized Professional Support (ICSPS) creates, supports, and delivers professional development for career and technical education professionals across Illinois. ICSPS provides technical assistance, develops publications, and facilitates program improvement strategies for our partners as they relate to college transition, recruitment, retention, and completionāˆ’encouraging achievement of special populations learners. ICSPS was founded in 1977 at Illinois State University, and is currently housed in the Educational Administration and Foundations department in the College of Education.

Contact:
Aimee LaFollette Julian, PhD
Director
alafoll@ilstu.edu
Phone: 309/438-5122

Website:
http://icsps.illinoisstate.edu

Address:
Illinois Center for Specialized Professional Support
Illinois State University
Campus Box 5911B
Normal, IL 61790

Southern Illinois Professional Development Center (SIPDC)

Southern Illinois Professional Development Center (SIPDC) provides professional/staff development services to enhance the effectiveness of those serving adult learners. SIPDC provides quality staff development by focusing on curriculum and instruction, to all instructors of the Illinois Community College Board Adult and Family Literacy programs.

Contacts:
Bevan Gibson
Director
bgibson@siue.edu
Phone: (618) 650-2254

Sarah Goldammer
Training Specialist
sgoldam@siue.edu

Website:
http://www.siue.edu/SIPDC/

Address:
Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
Room 0138 Alumni Hall
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1128

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