Q. How do I pay for content or professional development provider program?
A. Each provider will bill your organization directly for each of their programs.
Exception: Organizations with a Content Dollar Bank CILC maintains an account for organizations with the CILC Content Dollar Bank service to track, pay and rectify all payments to the providers.
Q. How do I request a program through www.cilc.org?
A. You've found a program you want, what next?
Note: To access discounts offered by Content Providers, the person who has CILC Premium Service must be the one to complete the Request Form!
Q. What are some program search tips?
A. There are four searchable databases on www.cilc.org.
Q. How can I narrow my search results?
A. A broader keyword generates more program choices. The chart below is an example of moving from a broad keyword to a more specific keyword phrase.
The above example still lacks some specificity. A good way to find the best keyword phrase is to pull words from your state standards.
Example: Indiana State Standard 5.3.1:
"Students will understand that telescopes are used to magnify distant objects in the sky including the moon and the planets."
Q. How can I track program requests?
A. Once a program has been requested a member can keep track of ALL requests – past, present, and future by:
The columns of information you see here are:
The Status drop down box at the top of the page enables you to:
The Time Frame Drop Down Box enables you to view any of the above within a specific timeframe.
Q. Where do I find the cost of a program?
A. The Program Cost drop down box can be used to help narrow down your search results.
It is found in the:
Program Cost drop down choices are:
Q. What is the Weekly Update?
A. The Weekly Update is an email that comes to your inbox early every Sunday morning listing new content posted to the website during the past week,
Q. What are the benefits of the weekly email update?
A. The Weekly Update enables to you track new content posted to the website during the past week in the following categories:
Note: Don't want to wait for Sunday? Check for new content on the 'MY CILC DASHBOARD' page everyday.
Q. How can I select the categories and topics I want to receive in the weekly email update?
A. Follow these steps:-
Q. Can I change my weekly email update options?
A. Yes at any time.
Q. What does CILC offer FREE?
A. Here's the list: