Leading for Literacy
October 10, 2017
8:20 AM - 2:40 PM
Sheraton Hartford South Hotel
Rocky Hill, CT
DR. WILLIAM TEALE
William Teal is Professor of Education, University Scholar, and Dirctor of the Center for Literacy at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is also president of the International Literacy Assocation. His work has focused on early literacy, technology and literacy education, and children's literature. He hs written for many scholarly books and journals, and he has presented papers and colloquia in over 25 countries.
PLUS Unveiling a free tool that will help district leaders monitor implementation of their literacy programs.* Also, panels and sessions on literacy practices from exemplary schools/districts that have overcome challenges to raise student achievement.
RSVP Districts are encouraged to register district/school literacy teams.* This may incude superintendents, assistant superintendents, school principals, curriculum leaders, etc. Our events fill up quickly, so reserve your spot today!
In partnership with the Connecticut Association of Schools (CAS).
Endorsed by CABE, CAPSS, and ConnCAN
*Part of this event will involve the use of a free tool (created by Literacy How, HILL for Literacy, and CCER) for self-assessing and improving literacy programs. To maximize your district's experience, please have your superintendent register the district at literacyscan.org and bring login credentials to this event.
All data entered into this tool is confidential and anonymous.