Academic Literacy Project - Grades 4-12 Day 1 ~ September 05, 2018

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DepartmentESU 10 - T&L
Primary ContactSusan Evans
Facilitator(s)Peg Coover, Crystal Hurt, Jeff Janda, Denise O'Brien
Description2-Day Series:  Day 1 will focus on increasing student engagement and vocabulary learning.

ESU 10 Teaching & Learning staff will model strategies and share examples of how teachers are increasing student comprehension in content area reading.  There will be strategies modeled and shared that will increase opportunities for teachers to involve students in text discussion.

Academic Literacy Project goals are to become familiar with and implement research-based literacy strategies that will increase student achievement for all learners. The 2-day training will be based on the following research-based recommendations:
   · Provide explicit vocabulary instruction
   · Provide direct and explicit comprehension strategy instruction
   · Provide opportunities for extended oral language opportunities
·   Increase student motivation and engagement in literacy learning

Day 1 is September 19, 2019 and Day 2 is January 30, 2020 - Dates are listed separately so you must register for each date.
LocationESU 10 Kearney NE - Conference Room B - North Wing
Section Date(s)
September 05, 2018      9:00 AM       3:00 PM  
Audience4-12 Grade Teachers
Distance LearningNo, this section can NOT be taken via distance learning.
LunchYes, lunch is provided.
StudentsNo, student support is NOT enabled for this section.
Extra CreditNo, this section can NOT be taken for college credit.