Administrators, coaches, and teachers are invited to attend a three-day professional learning opportunity on August 6–8 offered by the NYCDOE to gain expertise in providing robust, research-based literacy interventions to students who experience challenges. Participants will learn practical methods for many areas of reading instruction, including assessment, phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension. Participants will also explore a case study showing how assessment and instruction can come together in the classroom. Click here to register by August 1. Note that each session will run from 9:00a.m. to 3:30p.m.
Title 1 elementary and charter schools are invited to enroll in Cool Culture's ""Literacy Without Walls"", a professional development series that trains a staff person at your school to implement Cool Culture---a family involvement program for Pre-K and K families who receive unlimited access to museums, botanic gardens, and zoos to support children’s learning. Cool Culture is aligned with Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Mathematics. For more information, please visit our website.