Upcoming Events:

See all events and details on the 2014-2015 Calendar

March 2015

21 Say What: Understanding and Achieving the Speaking and Listening Academic Standards

April 2015

10-11 Early childhood Conference
13 Creating Musical Story with Students  
22 Leveled Literacy Intervention (LLI Intermediate Systems)
22

Earth Day

25

NASCO: Lesson Planning-Musci & Story

25

Getting them to Want to: Promoting Joyous Effort in Classroom Literacy Programs

Workshops

UW-Whitewater

Technical Writing in Science: Using Science Notebooks and Quick Writes

Dr. Matt Vick

October 16, 8:30 - 3:30

Arts Integration: The Kennedy Center's Approach

Introduction to Arts Integration Series

For all teachers of Grades PreK-12, Administrators, and School Staff

September 25, 2014 - 4-7 p.m.

Presenters: Shannon Dozoryst (Young Auditorium) & Maryanne Messier (School District of Janesville) Location - Monroe Elementary School, Janesville

Reading Portraits as Biographies: Observe, Infer, Inquire

A Kennedy Center developed workshop for teachers of Grades 2-8

October 6, 2014 - 4-7 pm

Presenter: Jamin Carter (Focus 5, Inc.)

Location - Kennedy Elementary School, Janesville

Lines and Shapes: Integrating Visual Art & Geometry

A Kennedy Center developed workshop for teachers of Grades PreK-2

October 7, 2014 - 4-7 pm

Presenter: Jamin Carter (Focus 5, Inc.)

Location: Kennedy Elementary School, Janesville

Movement Choreography to Manage Informational Text

For teachers of Grades 4-5

November 11, 2014 - 4-7 p.m.

Presenter: Karen McShane-Hellenbrand (University of Wisconsin-Madison, MFA)

Location: Kennedy Elementary School, Janesville

Navigating the Emotional Worlds

For teachers of Grades 6-12

March 3, 2015 - 4-7 p.m.

Presenter: Marti Gobel (Milwaukee based performer and teaching artist)

Location: Kennedy Elementary School, Janesville

Creating A Musical-story with students

For teachers of Grades 3-5

April 13, 2015 - 4-7 p.m.

Presenter: Ken Lonnquist (Madison based song writer, performer and teaching artist)

Location: Kennedy Elementary School, Janesville

Lesson Planning Play-Dates w/ NASCO

"Observe, Infer, Inquire"

October 21, 2014 - 4:30-7:00 p.m.

"Informational Text"

November 20, 2014 - 4:30-7:00 pm

"Vocabulary & Emotional Expression"

March 7, 2015 - 8:30-11:00 am

"Music & Story"

April 25, 2015 - 8:30-11:00 am

WSRA:

Wired Wednesday Webinars

Academic Standards in Diverse Classrooms: Strengthening Oral Language, Listening, and Interaction Across Disciplines

Jeff Zwiers

November 1, 8:30 West Allis

Information

South Kettle Moraine Reading Council (SKMRC):

Who is Saving Literacy Education?

October 18, 8:30-11:30

UW-Whitewater

Southern Lakes Reading Council (SLRC):

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WSRA Road Show: Demystifying Implementation

Kathy Champeau

October 6, 5:00-7:30

West Side Elem., Elkhorn

Teaching Complex Texts in Academic Disciplines

Doug Buehl

November 15, 8:30

Conferences:

Wisconsin Council of English Teachers: Back to the Book

Information & Register

October 23-24

Best Western – Oshkosh

CESA:

PALS 1st and 2nd grade Training

With PALS Trainer, Nancy Walsh- Boeder

Sept 10, 2014 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

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Leveled Literacy Intervention

(LLI Primary Systems: Orange, Green, Blue)

With CESA 2 reading specialist Trisha Spende

Oct 9, Dec 2, Feb 24, 8:45 am-3:00 pm

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Leveled Literacy Intervention

(LLI Intermediate Systems: Red, Gold, Purple, Teal)

With CESA 2 reading specialist Trisha Spende

Dec 9, Mar 3, Apr 22, 8:45 am-3:00 pm

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Breakthrough Strategies for School-wide Literacy Success

Regie Routman

Nov. 11, 2014, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. @ Monona Terrace, Madison

In partnership with CESA 6

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Literacy Link: A Multi-Sensory Approach to Sound Symbols Connection

A Phonological Overview

Peggy Northrup, M.S., CCC-SLP

Nov 13 & 14, 2014 @ Bigfoot High School 8:30 am-3:30 pm

*Note: Two day event back to back.

Disciplinary Literacy

With CESA 2 reading specialist Sid Larson

Sept 15, Nov 7, Jan 26, Feb 26 @ Clinton HS for MS/HS

Edgewood credit available

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Disciplinary Literacy

With CESA 2 reading specialist Sid Larson

Sept 16, Nov 4, Jan 20, Mar 10 @ Edgewood College for MS/HS

Edgewood credit available

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Transitional /Fluent Guided Reading (levels J+)

For grades 2-5

Dr. Jan Richardson

Jan 14, 2015, 8:30 am -3:00 pm

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