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Don’t Miss Stenhouse Authors at RRCNA in Columbus, OH!  

Posted by admin on Feb 8, 2019 3:52:36 PM

It’s the time of year! The Reading Recovery® Council of North America (RRCNA) annual literacy conference starts this weekend, and some of your favorite Stenhouse authors will be presenting. Below is their presentation schedule. If you haven’t already signed up to see these amazing authors and speakers, be sure to mark them on your schedule!

Katherine Beauchat & Katrin Blamey co-presenting:

Sunday, 2/10, 1:30-3:00 p.m. “Word Walk: An Engaging Vocabulary Strategy for Young Children” Explore an instructional procedure for explicit vocabulary instruction in the context of storybook reading.

Lynne Dorfman & Diane Dougherty co-presenting:

Tuesday, 2/12, 8:30-10:00 a.m. “Everyone is a Teacher: The Power of Writing Conferences” Conferring is the heart of any writing workshop. Video clips of conferences in action, record keeping, and management techniques, and a bibliography of professional resources are provided.

Kari Yates presenting:

Sunday, 2/10, 1:30-3:00 p.m. “Taking Action to Ensure Readers Thrive All Year Long – Even in Summer!” Preventing summer reading loss starts today. Explore teacher actions starting immediately to ensure all readers stay engaged and thrive all through the calendar year.

Monday, 2/11, 8:30-10:00 a.m. “Nurturing Thriving Reading Lives from the Start: Conferring with Readers in the K-2 Classroom” Explore tools, teacher moves, and practices to help you make the most of time spent conferring with youngest readers.


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