The Ins and Outs of Literacy Instruction for Principals, Leaders, and Coaches

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 to prompt 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.  



Date Time Session Instructor Facilitator Venue
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
$75.00