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T-I-M-E for Teachers™ Foundational Literacy Skills

DateMonday, June 26th, 2017 to Friday, June 30th, 2017
Time 8:30am to 3:30pm
Cost$975
Course Number1085
LocationRutland Central Supervisory Union Central Office
16 Evelyn Street
Rutland
Vermont
05701
United States
Course Description

T.I.M.E. for Teachers™ Foundational Literacy Skills provides a conceptual understanding of how children learn to read and the elements of effective reading and spelling instruction. This course draws on current research, developmental models, and practical teaching strategies and activities to help teachers understand students’ evolving insights into the workings of our alphabetic system. Participants will gain an awareness of the power and usefulness of explicit, systematic instruction in phonemic awareness, phonology, phonics, and morphology. Participants will also leave this course understanding how the English language works and how teachers can foster literacy for all learners. Knowing how our language works is the key to delivering quality reading and spelling instruction. This course is available for three graduate credits.

Instructor

Janet Steward, M.Ed.

Professional Learning Provider
Required MaterialsIf you are taking the class for graduate credit, you are required to purchase “Multisensory Teaching of Basic Language Skills” (3rd Edition) by Judith Birsh (2011) “Multisensory Teaching of Basic Language Skills Activity Book” by Birsh and Carreker (2011)
AudienceIdeal for teachers grades K-5, reading specialists, special educators, administrators, and support staff
Additional InformationTiers: 1,2, and 3

Additional $570 for 3 Graduate Credits
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