Leaders in Reading Network (LiRN) 2017-2018
Theme: "Promoting equity and access for all students through culturally sustaining literacy"
Text: Culturally sustaining pedagogies: Teaching and learning for justice in a changing world. Edited by Django Paris and H. Samy Alim
February 20th: Nimo Abdi (Held at Minnesota Department of Education, Conference Cetner B)
May 4th: Django Paris (Held at Shoreview Community Center)
* Find out more about our Keynotes here.
-The two remaining
-A free guest may attend each session
-A free copy of the book
-Morning and afternoon snacks are provided. Lunch is on your own.
-A year's membership to MRA
Registration cost for the remaining two is $208.50
Twin Cities Reading Council (TCARC) and Scholastic Education invite you to join us for a special EQUITY and LITERACY workshop featuring author, literacy expert, international presenter, founding director of LitWorld
Every Child a Super Reader: Engaging Students for School Success
Pam Allyn's 7 Strengths Model, built on a social-emotional framework that honors children's languages, cultures, communities, and stories, builds a safe and loving environment in which to cultivate super readers and writers who believe in themselves and are ready for college, career, and civic engagement.
11411 Masonic Home Drive, Bloomington, MN 55437
$30 - MRA Member
$40 - NON-Member
$65 - NEW Member (includes event plus one-year MRA $35.00 membership value) $10.00 Savings!
8:15-8:30 Breakfast, Sign In, Book Sales
8:45-12:15 Pam Allyn
12:15-12:30 Door Prizes, CEUs, Book Sales
Download the flyer here or visit TCARC or mnreading.org for more information.
Check out this video clip: Pam Allyn and Ernest Morrell Video Clip - Super Readers!
In this presentation Dr. Rasinski, director of the award-winning Kent State University reading clinic and a former reading intervention teacher, will present engaging and effective methods for working with students who find learning to read difficult. Dr. Rasinski will focus on and share strategies for dealing with difficulties in the critical areas of word recognition, vocabulary, reading fluency, and comprehension. The strategies presented can easily be implemented in regular classroom and intervention settings.
Register and learn more about the event: https://goo.gl/JngeBWCOST: $25.00*
*A cancellation fee of $10.00 will be charged if the registration is canceled after March 1, 2018. Workshop registration is transferable at no charge.