Vice President Sarah Haskett-Rutledge firstname.lastname@example.org
Secretary Beth Flottmeier email@example.com
Treasurer Neva Stoebner firstname.lastname@example.org
Membership/Communication Sue Braithwaite email@example.com
Member at Large
Past President Kathryn Fox firstname.lastname@example.org
Twin Cities Area Reading Council - July 2017
Greetings from the Twin Cities Area Reading Council!
Happy Summer from Twin Cities Area Reading Council (TCARC)!
hope you are finding ways to relax, refresh, and renew yourself with
literacy this summer. Welcome to our new members! We are excited to
share several upcoming collaborative literacy opportunities! Please see
details below and check the website links for registration information
or for additional details.
Watch for information later this summer about our TCARC 2017-2018 events! We hope to see you soon!
Jill Maxe, TCARC President and the TCARC Board
1. July 13: Minnesota Reading Association Conference 2017
This four-day literacy academy, presented by Bonnie Houck and Sandi Novak,
will help you develop effective practices for literacy classroom visits
and will ensure a solid foundation of instruction for literacy plans.
Literacy leaders will address professional learning and resource needs
identified through classroom visits, teacher surveys, and other data.
The academy is strategically scheduled across a four-month period,
allowing participants to implement ideas and bring back examples of
their work for discussion with peers. Click here for
more info and to register. As an MRA member, you will receive the
special MESPA membership registration rate by entering the code: READ17.
If you have questions, please contact: Rachel Dillon Program Manager Minnesota Elementary School Principals' Association 651.999.7315 www.mespa.net
3. Summer Statewide Professional Book Club! Follow up with the Distinguished Scholars Symposium opportunity on September 29. If you have questions, please contact: Eva Boehm at email@example.com or Debra Peterson at firstname.lastname@example.org
Spread the Word about TCARC!
you have a friend or colleague who is looking to expand or enrich their
professional development opportunities and experiences? Would you like
to get more involved with leadership opportunities with TCARC? Please
contact us! Share your love of the Minnesota Reading Association and
TCARC with colleagues! For more information please visit the Twin Cities Area Reading Council homepage as well as the Twin Cities Area Reading Council Blogspot. You can also follow us on Twitter!
Sincerely, Twin Cities Area Reading Council Dr. Jillian Maxe, President Sarah Haskett-Rutledge, Vice President Beth Flottmeier, Secretary Neva Stoebner, Treasurer Susan Braithwaite, Membership and Communications Kathryn Fox, Past President Maurna Rome, Member at Large
If you have questions, please contact Jill Maxe at email@example.com
Twin Cities Area Reading Council (TCARC) would like to. . .
Thank you for making our Lucy Calkins event a success!!! Please watch for future TCARC events soon!
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Lucy Calkins, Founding Director of The Reading and Writing Project at Columbia University, shared a foundational presentation entitled, A Fast-Paced Intensive Overview of the Writing Workshop. Lucy’s expertise, wisdom, and leadership have provided amazing impact and solid grounding for the literacy profession. Lucy provided an overview of Writers Workshop and many practical ideas to incorporate into daily literacy work!