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Attention Teachers! Register Now for our Summer Workshop on Teaching Writing

Date: July 10 to July 14, 2017

Time: 9:00 am to 12 pm

Place: Centre for Literacy Training Room, Suite 100, 9797-45th Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB T6E 5V8

Cost: $350 plus GST. Register by calling 780-434-3698

The goals of the workshop is to provide practical strategies for teachers to:

  • Engender enthusiasm about writing
  • Engage even the most reluctant writer
  • Enable students to write with confidence, finding their own style and voice

Participants: This program will be capped at 20 participants.

Download the Poster.

The Alberta School Councils Association Conference

Kathryn Burke from the Centre for Literacy was a speaker at the ASCA Conference on April 29th in Edmonton. Click here to download a copy of the PowerPoint Slides for her presentation on Working with Schools to Support Students with Exceptional Needs.

Valuable Links!

Here are some valuable links for parents, teachers and other professionals about learning disorders and literacy.

 

Games for Teachers to enhance Phonemic Awareness and other Literacy Skills

From the National Reading Panel Study via the National Institute for Literacy

Great Videos to Help Inform: