Kindergarten Individual Development Survey (KIDS)

Illinois KIDS Trainings for Kindergarten Teachers for the 2014/15 School Year

The Illinois Kindergarten Individual Development Survey (KIDS) implementation is successfully entering its third year! To support the momentum, the KIDS team invites teachers and administrators new to the assessment tool to register for one of the statewide, two-day trainings below. This training prepares teachers to observe, assess, document, and report on children’s development using the KIDS assessment instrument. 

Register now for a KIDS implementation training near you!

November 2014

Kankakee, IL - November 5-6

Oglesby, IL - November 19-20

Streator, IL - November 24-25

December 2014

Crystal Lake, IL - December 11-12

Training times are 8:30 am - 3:30 pm each day.  A $15 stipend per day will be provided.


Illinois KIDS Half-Day Administrators Training 2014

The Illinois Kindergarten Individual Development Survey (KIDS) is successfully entering its third year of implementation. District Administrators, Building Principals and Assistant Principals are encouraged to attend a half-day workshop on this statewide kindergarten assessment. During this session, administrators will be introduced to the KIDS instrument through an overview of its structure, components and data reports. Understanding the training process, the resources available and the data reports from KIDS will enable administrators to support kindergarten teachers throughout the process of implementation.

There are currently twelve administrator's half-day workshops scheduled throughout the state from August through November. If you have not attended a KIDS Training you are encouraged to sign up for one of the workshops.

Register now for a KIDS Administrator Training near you!

November 2014

Norris City, IL - November 12th - 9 am to 12 pm

Peoria, IL - November 12th - 9 am to 12 pm

Decatur, IL - November 17th - 9 am to 12 pm

December 2014

Elmhurst, IL - December 4th - 9 am to 12 pm

Training times are either 8:30 am - 12:30 pm, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, or 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm please check the session you would like to attend for exact times.


If you have any questions please call: Lynsay Alexander at 630-652-7420.  We look forward to your participation!


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