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 Announcing the WKU Writing Project Spring Mini-Conference:

 

Traveling Through Texts

A 3-hour Professional Development offered by the WKU Writing Project

Monday, March 18, 2013

4:30-7:45 pm

TC Cherry Elementary, Bowling Green

 

We have your passport to helping your students learn to better travel through texts! 

On Monday, March 18, a team of teaching professional

s will take you on a trip to find literacy strategies that will increase the rigor in your classroom. Plan to join us for an energizing evening designed with your needs in mind.

 

Registration Details:

To register, complete the form below. 

Registration fee $40. Make checks payable to the WKU Writing Project, and send them to WKU Writing Project, English Dept., Western Kentucky University, 1906 College Heights Blvd. #11086, Bowling Green, KY 42101. WP fellows attend free when they bring a paying colleague.

 

Questions? Email us at writing.project@wku.edu, or call us at (270)745-6587.

 

Conference Schedule  

4:15-4:30 pm –Registration

4:15 – 4:45 – Dinner

4:45 – 5:00 – Opening Session

 

Session One: 5:00 – 5:45

A—Text Complexity – Kadi Ralston, GRREC ELA Leadership Team Coordinator

B—Responding to Texts – Laura Beavers, South Warren HS

 

Session Two: 5:50 – 6:35

C—Using Texts to Increase Rigor in the Classroom – Sara Jennings, KDE Division of Student Success

A— Text Complexity – Kadi Ralston, GRREC ELA Leadership Team Coordinator

 

Session Three: 6:40 – 7:25

B—Responding to Texts – Laura Beavers, South Warren HS

C—Using Texts to Increase Rigor in the Classroom – Sara Jennings, KDE Division of Student Success

 

7:30 – 7:45 – Closing Session

 

 

P.D. certificates will be given to all attendees.

  

 

REGISTRATION:

 

 

 
 
 
 
 

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