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English Language Arts Professional Learning Community

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​NEW2021 Literacy and the Whole Child Summer Literacy Conference

The Georgia De​​partment of Education (GaDOE) is excited to announce the 2021 Summer Literacy Conference, an event that will include sessions featuring literacy experts from across the state and country. Presenters will offer Georgia educators various professional learning opportunities to improve literacy instruction for all students. Tapping into the wealth of knowledge, research evidence, and collective wisdom of our literacy partners across the state will be a transformative experience for Georgia teachers and leaders! 

Click HERE for more information. 

K-5 Professional Learning  Spotlight​​

  • So You Want to Involve Parents? New Ways​​​ to Involve Parents​                                                                                                                                                                      Present​ed by Dr. Patricia Edwards, Michigan ​State University

6-12 Professional Learning  Spotlight​

    Striving Reader​ Professional Learning Spotlight

    • What is Dyslexia? What Do We Know About It?​                                                                                                                                                                                                ​​Present​ed by Dr. Jennifer Lindstrom, University of Georgia
    • ​​​​​​Basic Understanding of Dyslexia and Foundational Structured Language Instruction              ​                                                                                                                Present​ed by Dr. Nora Schlesinger, Kennesaw ​State University

    Cox Campus for Language and Literacy

    Over the 2021-22 school year, the Cox Campus for Language & Literacy is offering a ​comprehensive Science of Reading course sequence.​ ​
    ​Click HERE for more information.