Leadership for Accelerating Growth and Eliminating the Achievement Gap: The Power of a K-3 Comprehensive Literacy Plan
Nationally recognized experts share insights and ideas in a 2-day Administrators' Institute in Washington, DC
With a focus on the "Four Assurances" that are serving as cornerstones of the USDE efforts to jumpstart meaningful school reform, the Institute topics offer valuable resources for district superintendents and executive staff, principals, and other school administrators.
Videos of four keynote presentations and handouts from all sessions are available at no charge at the links below.
Videos and Presentation Handouts
Common Core Standards for English Language Arts Literacy (focus on K-3)
Victoria BernhardtAnalyzing and Using Data for Improvement of Literacy Instruction
Richard ElmoreHow Schools Develop the Capacity to Deliver High-Quality Instruction and Demonstrate AccountabilityJohn EastonSchools as Learning Opportunities: Establishing Conditions that Facilitate Effective Literacy Learning
Federal Funding and Legislation Update
Anne Simpson and Linda Dorn
Powerful Professional Development
How Reading Recovery Fits into a Comprehensive Literacy Plan
Funding Your District's Comprehensive Literacy Plan