New Tools for Personalizing Literacy

One of the keys to creating a collaborative, comfortable and creative learning space that meets the needs of all students and types of learners is to use the digital tools with which students have become innately comfortable. In particular, new digital tools are enabling personalized literacy instruction at a level never before possible.

Attend this web seminar to hear from an innovative superintendent and an industry expert about an interactive and intuitive platform that can enable personalized literacy learning both in school and at home. This new platform includes features such as close-reading techniques, student-submitted writing responses to teachers’ book-specific prompts, and other tools which provide a full literacy experience beyond reading, creating a holistic literary practice.

Topics will include:

  • How to accept and engage changes in 21st-century education
  • How to implement technology to foster a personalized learning environment
  • How to build a strong focus on literacy education as the foundation for literacy and as a key driver of achievement across the curriculum 

Scheduled speakers:
Lisa Snyder
Superintendent
Lakeville Area (Minnesota) Public Schools

Todd Brekhus
President
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Who will benefit:
Superintendents, curriculum directors, technology directors, and others interested in literacy instruction or personalized learning. Anyone may attend.

Date of broadcast: 
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
2:00 pm EST