Thursday, July 28, 2016


Back to School! 

Literacy Activities to Build a Healthy Classroom Culture

ReadWriteThink, a collaboration of the International Literacy Association (ILA), and the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE), is a trusted source for teacher created and teacher approved literacy based activities for the K-12 classroom. ReadWriteThink has a plethora of resources for back-to-school, including community building, booklists, autobiographies, literacy centers, and team building activities.  Check it out! 

Fall Professional Development Offerings

Life's Better...When You Blend
October 5, 2016    $25
Register HERE  and see more information
*This session, for grades 6-12 teachers of all content areas, will evaluate how blended learning can be used to personalize learning for students. 

EdCamp:  Total Contact Literacy 

October 15 at Eastern Michigan University  FREE
More information to come! 
This is relevant for K-12 teachers.

Writing Collaborative Three Day Workshop

October 13, 14 and November 3  $125  
Register HERE and see full description
*This is most useful for grades 4-12 teachers of all subject areas. 

It is centered on writing in the content areas.

Echoes and Reflections & Wiesel's Night

November 2, 2016  $25
Register HERE and see full description
*This is most useful for middle and high school ELA 
and social studies teachers.


Writing Collaborative:  SAT Essay Edition

November 17    $25
Register HERE and see more information
*High school ELA and Social Studies teachers 
will understand SAT writing in order to support students.


STAY TUNED for Winter Professional Learning offerings!

  • Research Writing with Dr. Troy Hicks