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MCRR Summer Literacy Workshop 2019 | Continuing Education and Conference Center | Tuesday, 06. August 2019

2019 Summer Literacy WorkshopWorking With Evidence: What Does it Mean for Literacy Instruction?
Tuesday, August 6, 2019 | 8:15 AM – 3:15 PM
U of MN St. Paul Campus
Cost: $89 early-bird registration through June 30! ($99 after June 30, $55 student rate)(Includes breakfast, lunch, materials & CEU’s. Parking & lodging not included.)
Overview
MCRR hosts this annual workshop for teachers, staff, and educational leaders, and others who work with PK-12 students in their literacy instruction. Sessions throughout the day connect participants to the latest literacy research findings and their applications to direct work with students.
The workshop will feature a keynote address along with breakout sessions led by U of M faculty and staff from the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) and others. Workshop presenters share findings from their recent literacy reserach projects.
Workshop Goals
This day-long professional learning event provides an opportunity for educators to:

find ways to put research into practice
get new ideas and set productive goals for the 2019-20 school year
re-group, re-focus, and reflect on classroom and schoolwide instructional practices
network with other literacy professionals
learn about resources to help your school move forward in student achievement in literacy.

Target Audience
PK-12 teachers, ELL staff, special education teachers, principals, literacy coaches, reading specialists, and teaching support staff. Also welcome are community-based literacy program coordinators or volunteers, PK-12 education students, district literacy personnel, or staff and faculty from other colleges or universities with a Teacher Education / Reading Licensure program.
Keynote Address
The keynote address will be presented by Dr. Kristen McMaster, Associate chair and professor in Educational Psychology at the University of Minnesota. 
MCRR Workshop Session Schedule
8:15 AM | Registration and Continental Breakfast8:45 | Welcome8:50 | Morning Keynote Address10:00 | Breakout Session 111:10 | Breakout Session 212:10 | Lunch (upper level courtyard area)1:00 PM | Breakout Session 32:15 | Afternoon Keynote Address3:05 | Drawing for door prizes
Sessions
Breakout sessions will be announced soon!
Registration Details
Date & Time: Tuesday, August 6, 2019 (8:15 AM – 3:15 PM)
Location: University of Minnesota, Continuing Education & Conference Center, 1890 Buford Ave, St. Paul, MN
Registration: All participants must be registered.
Workshop Fee: $89 early-bird registration through June 30! ($99 general registration, $55 student rate). Includes breakfast, lunch, materials & CEU’s. (Parking & lodging not included.)
Lodging: There are many lodging options nearby in Roseville. For more info, visit:
Questions: Call 612-624-4561 or email mcrr@umn.edu