Balanced Literacy Workshops

These workshops are designed to complement each other, but can be taken separately.

Foundation of Balanced Literacy: The Reading Components (Grades K-6) TEWS697N

As school systems across the nation embrace the new Common Core State Standards, it is more important than ever that educators obtain clarity around the components of Balanced Literacy and the best practices that make this approach ideally poised to address the new national standards in the elementary classroom. Through the use of video, live demonstration, and professional literature, this course will provide an overview of the conceptual framework of Balanced Literacy as well as the Reading Instructional methodologies that support it.

July 16
Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
.6 CEU $275 (not offered for credit)
Materials fee $10
Registration Deadline: 7/9/2014

Foundation of Balanced Literacy: The Writing Components (Grades K-6) TEWS698N

As school systems across the nation embrace the new Common Core State Standards, it is more important than ever that educators obtain clarity around the components of Balanced Literacy and the best practices that make this approach ideally poised to address the new national standards in the elementary classroom. Through the use of video, live demonstration, and professional literature, this course will provide an overview of the conceptual framework of Balanced Literacy as well as the Writing instructional methodologies that support it.  This course is designed to complement the course Foundations of Balanced Literacy: The Reading Components, but can be taken separately.

July 17
Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
.6 CEU $275 (not offered for credit)
Materials fee $10
Registration Deadline: 7/10/2014