Session Grid

Thursday, January 16, 2025 - 5:30 to 7pm

Registration from 4:30-6:00 pm
Vendors Open 4:30-6:45 pm

Time Opening Session
5:30-7 pmEric Litwin
“The Power of Joyful Reading”

Friday January 17, 2025 - 8am to 3:15pm

Registration from 7-8 am
Breakfast 8-8:45 am
Vendors Open 7:30 am - 3:30 pm

Time Interventionists Interventionists General General
9-10 amKeynote: Kelly Cartwright
“Literacy as Social Justice: Leveraging Reading Science to Support Students with Reading Difficulties”
10:15-11:30 amJamie Lipp
“Orchestration and Integration: Moving Beyond Item Knowledge”
Jeff Williams
“Using Writing to Fuel Acceleration”
Lisa Akers
“The Reading and Writing Connection”
Jan Richardson
“Balancing Phonics, Fluency, Flexibility”
11:30-11:45 amBreak
11:45-1 pmJamie Lipp
“Read, Write, Roam!”
Maryann McBride
“What’s Next? Using the ORA for Planning Instruction”
Kelly Cartwright
“Why Can’t My Best Word Readers Understand Text?”
Lisa Akers
“Nonfiction 101”
1-2 pmLunch
2-3:15 pmMaryann McBride
“Using Letter, Blend, and Vowel Books to Teach Decoding and Plan for Word Work”
Jeff Williams
“Orthographic Mapping and Interventions”
Jan Richardson
“Tips for Teaching Vocabulary”

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