Thursday, May 10, 2018

READ / San Diego :: Tutor Conference :: June 9


READ/San Diego’s 28th Annual
Tutor Conference
June 9, 2018
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice
University of San Diego

KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Dr. Maryanne Wolf
How the Reading Brain Changes
Our Understanding of Instruction, Dyslexia, and the Digital Culture

READ/San Diego hosts an annual tutor conference open to all volunteer tutors as well as professional adult teachers at the University of San Diego. This exciting event is full of workshops and lectures given by literacy experts at major leading institutions around the country. This year our keynote speaker is Dr. Maryann Wolf, author of Proust and the Squid: The Story and Science of the Reading Brain.


STRAND 1 8:30-9:45 a.m.
1Smartphones Meet Literacy: Engage your Learners with an App!
2 The Understanding that Grew from Tupac: Poetry as a Bridge to Reading
Comprehension - Double Session
3 So that’s why there is a in sign, in two and we spell every with three syllables! - Double Session
4 Ten Strategies That Support Comprehension - Double Session
5 Systematic Written Instruction from Language Building to Paragraphs
6 Helping Students with Workplace Communication

STRAND 2 10:00-11:15 a.m.
7 How an App Can Accelerate Math Progress ABE to HSE
8 The Understanding that Grew from Tupac: Poetry as a Bridge to Reading Comprehension - Double Session
9 So that’s why there is a in sign, in two and we spell every with three syllables! - Double Session
10 Ten Strategies That Support Comprehension - Double Session
11 23 Sounds First™
12 Helping Students with Workplace Communication - Repeat

STRAND 3 1:45-3:00 p.m.
13 Smartphones Meet Literacy: Engage your Learners with an App! - Repeat
14 Learner as Author: Visual Storytelling as Literacy Tutoring Tool - Double Session
15 Rime Magic: Fast Success for Struggling Readers
16 Ten Strategies That Support Comprehension - Double Session
17 Worth a Thousand Words: Using Graphic Novels in Adult Literacy Learning - Double Session
18 Teaching Civics and Citizenship to Immigrants - Double Session

STRAND 4 3:15-4:30 p.m.
19 How an App Can Accelerate Math Progress ABE to HSE - Repeat
20 Learner as Author: Visual Storytelling as Literacy Tutoring Tool - Double Session
21 Rime Magic: Fast Success for Struggling Readers - Repeat
22 Ten Strategies That Support Comprehension - Double Session
23 Worth a Thousand Words: Using Graphic Novels in Adult Literacy Learning - Double Session
24 Teaching Civics and Citizenship to Immigrants - Double Session

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