Annual Language & Literacy Conference on April 28February 22, 2017
Save the date for Truman’s annual Language and Literacy Conference on Friday, April 28, 2017. The guest speaker is Dr. Hannah E. Schneewind, and this year’s topic is “Matching Assessment with Instruction: Teaching All Learners in the Reading and Writing Classroom.” Dr. Schneewind currently works as a literacy consultant in a wide variety of schools in New York and Connecticut. She has a special interest in the role of the interactive read aloud and in the role of conferring in the classroom. Most recently, she presented at the Connecticut Reading Association Conference, and she is presenting at the upcoming Literacy for All Conference at Lesley University on the topic of power of reading conferring.
This annual event is co-sponsored and coordinated by Truman’s Education and Communication Disorders departments, for the benefit of local professionals and interested students.