DONALYN MILLER: Read Well, Write Well -- Fostering the Reading/Writing Connection

Registration closes:
Mar 09, 2021 at 11:00 pm
Facilitator(s): Donalyn Miller
Date:March 09, 2021
Time:4:00 pm – 6:00 pm MDT
Cost:
$40.00 (CAD)
Location: Virtual
Type:
Webinar
Course code: 21-LI-039

Target Audience

Teachers (K-9); Learning Coaches; District Leaders/Consultants

Also Recommended For

School-based Administrators

About this learning opportunity

Please note: the webinar information (link and how to access the webinar) will be emailed to you 2 hours prior to the webinar start time. If you have not received the webinar link by then, please email info@erlc.ca. 

Avid readers possess larger vocabularies, background knowledge, and better writing skills than people who read less. In this workshop, participants will examine and discuss research on the reading and writing connection, instructional moves and strategies, books and other resources for increasing students’ literacy skills and content knowledge across all subject areas through regular reading and writing.

This session addresses the LQS competencies

  • #1: Fostering Effective Relationships
  • #2: Modeling Commitment to Professional Learning
  • #6: Providing Instructional Leadership

This session addresses the TQS competencies

  • #1: Fostering Effective Relationships
  • #2: Engaging in Career-Long Learning
  • #3: Demonstrating a Professional Body of Knowledge
  • #4: Establishing Inclusive Learning Environments

This session is being offered on a cost recovery basis.

About the facilitator(s)

Donalyn Miller is an award-winning Texas teacher, literacy consultant, and author (or co-author) of numerous articles, books, and essays about engaging young people with reading, increasing book access, and creating positive reading communities, including The Book Whisperer (Jossey-Bass, 2009), Reading in the Wild (Jossey-Bass, 2013), and Game Changer: Book Access for All Kids (co-written with Colby Sharp/ Scholastic, 2018). Donalyn currently works as a literacy coach and advisor for many schools and non-profit organizations across North America.

Twitter: @donalynbooks

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