Session Grid

Wednesday

PreconferenceSpeakerTopic
1:00pm-4:30pmC.C. BatesTeaching Foundational Literacy Skills During Interactive Writing

Thursday

KeynoteSpeakerTopic
8:30am-9:45amRachael GabrielTeaching with Integrity in the Science of Reading Era

Please Note: 

All sessions are Reading Recovery unless denoted with an (*) for General Audience.

LocationKensingtonWindsorHamptonSomerset
Session #1, Thursday: 10:15-11:45am*Matt Glover - Nurturing Language CompositionMaryann McBride - Hard to Teach for ME!Jeff Williams - Capturing & Holding the Brain's Attention for Literacy Learning*Wanda Mangum - Interactive Read Aloud Comes Alive!
Session #2, Thursday: 1:00-2:30pm*Matt Glover - Increasing Engagement Through Choice of GenreMaryann McBride - Hard to Teach for ME!Sue Duncan - Too hard, too easy, or a just right book?*Pam Lancaster - Reading-Writing Connections
Session #3, Thursday: 3:00-4:30pm*Jamie Lipp - Writing in the Guided Reading Lesson: From Optional to OptimalPam Grayson - Familiar Reading: More Than A WarmupMary Fried - Navigating the Bumpy Road to Reach a Self-Extending System*Lisa Aker - What Should I Say? How to Pick A Prompt

Friday

KeynoteSpeakerTopic
8:30am-9:45amJeff WilliamsThe Important Role of Executive Functions in Becoming Literate

Please Note: 

All sessions are Reading Recovery unless denoted with an (*) for General Audience.

LocationKensingtonWindsorHamptonSomerset
Session #1, Friday:10:00-11:30amMary Fried - The Quest for Accelerated Gains in WritingPam Grayson - “Lifting” Student Learning in Literacy Processing*Rachael Gabriel - Reading as a Policy Problem and Solution*Pam Lancaster - It's All About the Talk: Rethinking the Role of Classroom Talk to Enhance Understanding
Session #2, Friday:12:00-1:30pmMaryann McBride - Scaling the Scale of HelpJamie Lipp - Purposeful Planning Throughout the RR Lesson: Why, how, and what now?*Lisa Aker - Working with Words*Wanda Mangum - Guided Reading: Powerful Small Group Instruction to Accelerate Reading Growth

Session Descriptions

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Reading Recovery Session Presenters:

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  • Nancy Anderson
  • Sue Duncan
  • Tracee Farmer
  • Mary Fried
  • Pam Grayson
  • Katie Kurumada
  • Jamie Lipp
  • Maryann McBride
  • Deb Rich
  • Jeff Williams

Classroom & Group Literacy Presenters:

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  • Lisa Aker
  • Becca Dosewell
  • Alice Ensley
  • Cindy Fujimoto
  • Rachael Gabriel
  • Matt Glover
  • Pam Lancaster
  • Jamie Lipp
  • Wanda Mangum
  • Enrique Puig