Our 2nd Annual Summer Conference on the Teaching of Reading and Balanced Literacy

GE Summer Staff

GE Summer Staff

We are getting very excited for our upcoming 2nd Annual Summer Conference on the Teaching of Reading and Balanced Literacy.  We hope you had an amazing experience at our 3rd Annual Summer Conference on the Teaching of Writing and will join us for this next summer conference.

Details about the event and how to register are below.

Information for new participants: 

Morning Sessions:

Participants will attend a large group section that will cover such topics as overview and philosophy of workshop teaching, units of study, assessing and planning for work, and the components   of Balance Literacy as a means of teaching the Common Core Standards.

Afternoon Sessions:

Participants will be divided into sections organized by grade level and will experience the process first-hand as writers.  Participants will be divided into  sections organized by grade level and will experience the process and components of Balanced Literacy first-hand as readers.

Information for returning participants:

Take the experience of reading workshop to the next level by choosing a course of study for both the AM and the PM sessions.  We recommend that you have had at least one year of workshop running in your classrooms, or a year of LAB experience with Growing Educators on your site to support professional study or have participated in a prior Growing Educators summer conference.

Further details and registration info:

When: June 24-27, 2013

Where: Washington Elementary School 1100 Lilenthal Lane, Redondo Beach, CA

Click here to find out more information about the conference and how to register.