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Literacy Institute

Center for Educational Partnerships

Summer Literacy Institute 2013

Fordham University Center for Educational Partnerships

Dates: Monday, July 1, 2013 through Wednesday, July 3, 2013
Time: 8:30am—3:30pm
Location: Fordham University
Lincoln Center Campus
Audience: Elementary and secondary school teachers, coaches and supervisors responsible for literacy instruction.

The Summer Institute will support the intentions and goals of the Common Core Standards by:
  • Exploring lessons in fiction and non-fiction;
  • Building vocabulary;
  • Developing proficient writers and;
  • Supporting students in reading complex texts.
Participants will learn to develop meaningful student conversations by crafting appropriate questioning skills and exploring the use of read alouds and purposeful talk to scaffold comprehension.

Bring your laptop to optimize your learning experience.

Upon completion, certificates for professional development will be conferred, which can be used towards required PD hours for new teachers.


Payment of $575.00 may be paid by purchase order, check or money order. Your registration will be finalized once your payment has been processed.

To pre-register, please click and complete the form.

If you have any questions, please contact Monica Triana at 212-636-7729

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