Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Free Feb. 20 Professional Development Workshop

Save the Date: February 20th
Professional Development Workshop and Literacy Leadership Summit
Roosevelt University, Wabash Building, Room 1111

9:00-11:00 a.m. Writing Across the Tenets of Balanced Literacy
11:00-12:00 Literacy Leadership Summit (all welcome)

The topic for the balanced literacy workshop on Feb. 20th, from 9:00 -11:00 a.m., will entail Writing across the Tenets of Balanced Literacy.  The workshop will include ideas and strategies related to read–alouds, guided reading, centers and independent reading and writing. There will be 4 rotating groups around each of the tenets of balanced literacy, so that all attendees have an opportunity to discuss and share what these look like in their classrooms. The 11:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. leadership summit will be an opportunity for leaders to share important aspects of the work going on in their schools; all teachers are welcome to stay for this summit. Dianne Gardner-Renn from ISU will be attending and participate in the discussion with all school leaders.

Admission is free for all RU faculty, students, and alumni.  For more information, contact Margaret Policastro at mpolicas@roosevelt.edu.

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