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The Literacy Conference

by Teachers for Teachers

Strategies for Plans A, B, and C

Workshop Strong!

(Face-to-Face, Virtual, or Hybrid Teaching)

Sponsored by Dexter Community Schools

Times have changed—so must our teaching! But that doesn't mean we need to abandon reading/writing workshop.

August 3-6, 2020

Virtual Conference for Grades K-6

Are you ready to get re-energized for the 2020-21 school year? Join our dynamic team as we get real about all things literacy in our first-ever virtual conference.

Conference Details

Start Date:

August 3, 2020  9:00am EST

End Date:

August 6, 2020  3:00pm EST

Location:

Your Living Room (via Zoom)

Choose from 48 sessions. Can't decide? Participate in EVERY session with our All-Access Pass.

Sample sessions include:

  • Writing About Reading: Helping  Kids Make Their Reading Comprehension Visible
     

  • Conferring Like a Boss (Virtually): The Essentials of Digital Conferring and Keys to Keeping It Real
     

  • Maximizing Minilesson Power: Elevate Your Instruction to Increase Engagement Whether You are Teaching In-Person or Virtually
     

  • Grammar Re-Imagined: How to Contextualize Instruction so Students Love Grammar and Transfer Learning to Their Writing
     

  • Making Teaching Stick: What YouTube Taught Me About Explicit and Engaging Instruction
     

  • Building a Reading Life at Home: Lessons Learned from Distance Learning to Support Reading Engagement Outside of the Classroom
     

  • Connection Over Content: Classroom Community Mediated  through Technology
     

  • Quick Prep: Preparing Units, Lessons and Small Groups on the Run

                                                                                                             ...and MANY more!

 

All-Access

Pass

$135

Best Value!

Online Admission

to Live Content Days 1-4

Watch at your convenience

Participate in up to 48 live and recorded classes

Digital Resource Padlet

Watch at your convenience

Video Replay for 30 Days

MI Residents:

Earn up to

12 SCECHs

(pending approval)

$10 additional fee

That's only $2.81 per session if you attend them all!

General

Admission

$105

4 Days

Online Admission

to Live Content Days 1-4

Participate in up to 16 live classes

Digital Resource Padlet

MI Residents:

Earn up to

12 SCECHs

(pending approval)

$10 additional fee

Large group discount: Gather a group of 10+ and save 20% on the All-Access Pass.  Contact us to receive your group discount code. Discount is only available at time of registration--not retroactive.

Administrators: Interested in an All-Access Pass for your entire school or district?  Contact us to receive a quote on discounted group pricing.

Conference Schedule

August 3-6

9:00-10:00

Breakout 1

10:30-11:30

Breakout 2

12:30-1:30

Breakout 3

Breakout 4

2:00-3:00

Choose your own adventure!

Participate in up to 4 live sessions

daily—that's a total of 16 sessions!

PLUS—with our All-Access Pass, you can choose from 48 total recorded sessions that you can watch at your convenience and access for 30 days.

For more details see FAQs

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