Reading Council Summer Institute for K-8 Educators

08/14/2019 - 8:30am to 3:30pm

Grade levels: Professional Development, Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Content areas: Culturally Responsive Teaching, Elementary Ed, English Language Arts, Library and Media, Professional Development, Reading

Topics: writing

District/Organization: Portland Reading Council, Scholastic Education, Multnomah ESD

Building Equity, Excellence, and Engagement with Culturally Responsive Texts: Super Powers to Build Super Readers

How do we affirm children’s strengths and help them become strong, confident and curious readers, writers and thinkers?

Author Pam Allyn will share practical strategies to create culturally responsive literacy classrooms that nurture readers. Participants will learn ready-to-implement practices to integrate reading and writing instruction to improve outcomes for all students.

$125 Portland Reading Council Member ~ $150 Non Member
Registration includes continental breakfast, lunch, institute resources and PDU certificate: 7 hours

Visit the website to learn more and register.