The Ins and Outs of Literacy Instruction for Principals, Leaders, and Coaches
This session focuses on obtaining a clear understanding
of the foundational skills of reading, knowing what to look for in the literacy
block, how to calculate catch-up growth, how to use time, resources, and
communication to close the gap, and how to coach and provide effective feedback
growth improvement in practice that leads to achievement
You must attend all 5 days in order to receive credits.
No partial credits may be earned.
Session 1: September 24, 2019
Session 2: November 19, 2019
Session 3: January 28, 2020
Session 4: March 24, 2020
Session 5: Virtual Session: April 16, 2020
All participants must be currently teaching students or directly overseeing quality of instruction.
Cost is $75, which includes a teaching tool kit full of manipulatives and blackline masters to take back to the classroom; and covers the cost of CEUs.
Participants will have assignments following each session to practice the strategies they are learning. This is a critical feature for improving practice. Participants will receive timely and useful feedback at subsequent sessions. This work is required in order to earn the CEUs or SEMIs.
Targeted Audience: principals, assistant principals, curriculum coordinators, lead teachers, instructional coaches, other leaders
Lunch will not be provided. You will be given approximately an hour to have lunch with your training colleagues on your own.
|Tue, Sep 24, 2019||8:30 AM - 3:30 PM|
|8:30 AM - 3:30 PM||Session 1||Marion McBride||Don Brantley||Mississippi State University - Meridian|
|Tue, Nov 19, 2019||8:30 AM - 3:30 PM|
|8:30 AM - 3:30 PM||Session 2||Marion McBride||Don Brantley||Mississippi State University - Meridian|
|Tue, Jan 28, 2020||8:30 AM - 3:30 PM|
|8:30 AM - 3:30 PM||Session 3||Marion McBride||Don Brantley||Mississippi State University - Meridian|
|Tue, Mar 24, 2020||8:30 AM - 3:30 PM|
|8:30 AM - 3:30 PM||Session 4||Marion McBride||Don Brantley||Mississippi State University - Meridian|
|Thu, Apr 16, 2020||4:00 PM - 5:30 PM|
|4:00 PM - 5:30 PM||Online Session||Marion McBride||Don Brantley||Online through Barksdale Reading Institute|