2013 Conference Schedule

Don & Sarrah Kidd Literacy Workshop
Reframing Literacy Education as a Socially Responsive Practice

4th Annual Conference Schedule – March 2, 2013

Date/Time Title Presenter(s)
Building Learning Experiences and Assessments to Value Individual Identity (Secondary) Melissa Arnold & Tracy Henson
Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol Strategies: SIOP Literacy Strategies Maricela Rincon
Using Non-Fiction to Engage Developing Readers (grades 3-5) Dr. Barbara Flores
Teaching Poetry through Art (Grades 4-6) Dr. Marisol Ruiz
TEOSL Strategies for the Secondary Classroom Kristy Hays
Discourse in a Freireian-based Curriculum in Dual Immersion Classrooms Dr. Richard Duran, Maria Aragon, & Dr. Cristina Alfaro
How to Teach More Effectively for the Kinesthetic Learner Ann Gavit
Engaging Literacy Practices: Revaluing the Reading Process of Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students Dr. Koomi Kim, Violet Henderson, & Nazarine William-Titre
Beyond Common Core: Making the ‘Common’ the Core of Literacy Teaching and Learning Dr. Myriam Torres
Past is Prologue: Looking to Curricular History to Reframe Education Nancy Wasser & Yolonda Pawielski
Book Talks in Tableau Dr. Mary Fahrenbruck
The Challenges Teachers of ELL Face in Implementing the Common Core Rocio Benedicto
Where Did These Standards Come From? What Should I Be Doing As a Teacher? Dr. Richard Meyer
No Worksheets Lorena Ancira
Mini Share Reading as a Bridge to Proficient Reading (K-2) Dr. Barbara Flores
Tapping into the Rich Linguistic Background of Your English Learners: Spanish-English Cognates in Picture Books K-2 Dr. Anita Hernandez & Dr. Jose Montelongo
Preparing Ourselves to Roll Back Harmful and Ineffective Literacy Policies: Literacy Educators Organizing Network-LEON (for graduate students of Language, Literacy, and Culture and interested educators) Dr. Myriam Torres