SATURDAY, MARCH 30, 2019
Join us for: Unpacking the Standards
and BRING YOUR ADMINISTRATOR FOR FREE!!
(Add as a guest during registration)
We now have TWO locations to choose from:
Scholastic Library Publishing, 90 Old Sherman Turnpike Road, Danbury, CT
Jack Jackter Intermediate School, 215 Halls Hill Road, Colchester, CT
Limited to 100 individuals at each location.
Programs are IDENTICAL and will be linked via Google Hangout for Featured Speakers, Presentations, and Wrap-Up Session at end of the day.
FEATURED SPEAKER: Julie Coiro
Julie Coiro is associate professor in the School of Education at the University of Rhode Island, where she teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in reading and digital literacy and co-directs the Ph.D. in Education program and the Graduate Certificate in Digital Literacy. Julie conducts research and speaks nationally and internationally about the new literacies of the Internet, online reading comprehension strategy instruction, collaborative knowledge building during inquiry, and effective practices for technology integration and professional development. Currently, Julie leads a project to explore how students work together to conduct collaborative online inquiry and her new book, titled Building Deeper Learning: Personal Digital Inquiry in Grades K-5, will be published in early 2019.
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Registration and Light Breakfast
9:00 AM - 9:55 AM Featured Speaker - Julie Coiro
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Unpacking the AASL Standards
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Presentation: Scholastic Library Publishing
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Buffet lunch provided
12:10 PM -1:10 PM UnConference Format:
Getting to work: Implementation, Planning, and Tools
1:15 PM - 2:00 PM Presentation: Solving the Learning Commons Curriculum Puzzle – where do the pieces fit?
by Joan Tichy & Kari Yacawych
2:05 PM - 2:30 PM Wrap-up with prizes!