ODE Adolescent Literacy Regional Meeting for Region 1

March 14, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West
2275 Collingwood Blvd
Toledo, OH 43620

This session offers a day of regional learning and discussion to explore the adolescent literacy component of Ohio’s Plan to Raise Literacy Achievement. Led by Ohio Department of Education Adolescent Literacy Specialists, participants will explore the definition of adolescent literacy and learn how to create a culture of learning to promote higher achievement for adolescents.

The presenters will provide an overview of content area literacy, disciplinary literacy, and individualized intensive interventions that are focused on literacy. Participants will engage in planning activities to address making adolescent literacy achievement a priority in their districts and buildings.

This session is designed solely for leadership teams of grades 4 through 12 superintendents, curriculum directors, special education directors, building administrators, literacy coaches, and teacher leaders.

No lunch provided; bring Local Literacy Plan if you have one. Registration starts at 8:30 a.m. Session starts promptly at 9:00 a.m. and ends at 3:30 pm.

Participants can register through the Ohio Department of Education’s STARS portal (keyword adolescent)