2015 Professional Development Institute
October 23 - 24, 2015
Riverside Convention Center, Riverside, CA Share the Joy of Literacy
Find the Joy in the Common Core
Create the Joy with Reading Recovery
Speak the Joy with English Learners
Continue the Joy with Parent Engagement
Dr. MaryEllen Vogt & Jana Echevarria
- P. David Pearson
- Elfrieda Hiebert
- Steve Dunn
- Danny Brassell
- Adria Klein
- Nancy Brynelson
- Margaret Moustafa
- Cynthia Dollins
- Ruth Helen Yopp
- Shira Lubliner
- Nikki Grimes
- Alexis O’Neill
- Lee Wardlaw
- Joan Bransfield
- Kathleen Krull
- Patricia Newman
- Ryan Goldsberry
- F.C. Shaw
- Adam Sidwell
- Joan Bransfield Graham
- Cindy Jenson-Elliott
- Robin Radlauer Cramer
- Ann Whitford Paul
Click the following for more information:
Great Winter Reading Challenge
Did your school participate this past year? If not, good news, we are having the event again this year. Same rules and same great prizes.
Click here for Challenge Form
Winter Reading Challenge Results
Book Club Blog
Join our free Book Club Blog on Just the Facts: Close Reading and Comprehension of Informational Text by Lori Oczkus. You may earn a post semester unit for just $60 from U. of Pacific if you register by May 1 and blog at least 3 times by May 30. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Click on blog/post you want to view. Scroll down to see them all. We will be talking about the last chapter next month, but it's easy to catch up!
Under a post/blog are Comments/No Comments (if no one posted).
Under Post a Comment is a box with "Enter your comment..."
Click inside the box and type your comments.
Hit publish. That's it!
Please join us! Just click: Book Club Blog
Opportunities for Teachers
CRA is pleased to provide a new link for professional development opportunities. On-line classes, webinars and links to websites that our members might find valuable, can be found on this link.
Click: Opportunities for Teachers