Fluency and Great Leaps, Grades 2-5 [Workshop]

This full-day workshop explores the research on fluency and its relationship to proficient reading. All participants will receive a kit of Great Leaps materials to put into use in their schools.

Chancellor’s PD Day: Shakespeare’s Challenging Texts with The Public Theater

Inspired by The Public’s fall production of MEASURE FOR MEASURE, we’ll take a closer look in this workshop at that play and other challenging texts, as we explore strategies for creating dynamic and fruitful conversations with your students, with guidance from scholars and teaching artists.

Fundamentals of Phonics Instruction: Grades K-5

This full-day workshop will provide a context for phonics instruction within the core literacy program and within an academic intervention process.

Workshop: Reading Comprehension in Grades 2-5

This full-day workshop presents critical research-supported skills and strategies in reading comprehension for 2-5 grade teachers.

The Hero Next Door: Practical Writing Strategies to Help all Students find their inner hero with Random House & LitLife

This session will feature acclaimed author and editor Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich as well as popular authors Ellen Oh, Rita Williams-Garcia & Soman Chainani of the ‘We Need Diverse Books’ organization.

Practical Teaching Strategies to Support Students’ Development of Print and Digital Literacy Skills

Dr. Julie Coiro will present practical ideas for how to address the needs of students who may struggle with literacy skills in print and digital.

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