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3rd Annual

CESA #11 Keys to Literacy Summit

Opening Doors to Literacy Engagement & Achievement for Every Middle and High School Student

August 8-9, 2018

August 8

Choose from two literacy options each day

August 9

Option 1: Content Literacy Featuring....

Nancy Steineke,

Nationally Recognized Author and Educator

Option 1: Writing Featuring...

Stephanie Rollag Yoon and Lee Fisher from The Minnesota Writing Project

Engaging Students with Reading and Writing in any Content Area


Learn practical literacy strategies that can be easily implemented in any content area classroom.  Nancy will demonstrate a variety of strategies  that will not take away content-area time, but create time by engaging students fully and directly in reading, writing and talking about their content studies.

Introducing the National Writing Project's College, Career, and Community Writers Program (C3WP)


Learn about the C3WP writing process and take away strategies and skills to begin next school year ready to start your students on the path to becoming skilled in the art of argument writing.

Option 2: Writing Sessions

9:00 - 11:30 AM: Incorporating Design in Project Based Learning, presented by: Tim Dolan and Jason Collins, Menomonie School District

12:15 - 3:00 PM: Success for All Learners: Making Inclusion in the ELA Classroom Work, presented by: Meg Marmitt and Nicole Resch, Elk Mound School District

Option 2: Content Literacy Sessions

9:00 - 11:30 AM: Rockin' Informational Text: Reading to Learn for the 21st Century, presented by: Cat Swanson, Ashley Hammer-Paakkonen and Mandy Cummins, Hudson School District

12:15 - 3:00 PM: In a New Voice: A Cross-Curriculuar Experiential Approach to Teaching Language Arts, presented by: Scott Swanson and Ian Karl, Northwest Passage

More detailed information coming soon.

Cost: $125/$250*  - 1 day    OR    $225/$450* - Both Days

*2018-2019 CESA #11 Literacy Support Service Members participate at a reduced rate of $125 for 1 day or $225 for both days.

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