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Agency: CESA 8
Agency Contact: Darla Brink
Agency Assistant: Betty Kaliebe 920-855-2114 Ext. 252
Location: CESA 8
223 West Park Street
Gillett, WI 54124
Facility: Aspen
4/10/2019 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Day 1: Feb. 21, 2019                  Day 2: April 10, 2019
9:00-3:00 each day

(Participants may attend one or both days)

Fake News?  Or is it?  Without skills for understanding informational text, our kids will never know! Join us at CESA 8 for a two-part series to learn critical instructional moves that will engage your students in reading, thinking, discussing, and writing about informational text.

Content Boot Camp

  • Day 1: Engaging Readers in Nonfiction Text (based on Reading Nonfiction Notice & Note Stances, Signposts, and Strategies) (Bring a fully charged electronic device)
    • Choose complex, engaging text
    • Create text sets for increased rigor and depth of content knowledge
    • Apply close reading strategies to deepen comprehension
    • Get your students to initiate collaborative conversations about the text!
  • Day 2: Engaging Students in Reading Textbooks
    • Learn a “non-freaked out” approach to content literacy and academic standards
    • Implement a process for unlocking meaning in text with before, during, and after instructional moves
    • Explore tools for effective note taking
    • Practice visual literacy skills

Who should attend:

This workshop series is designed for 4-12 grade content, ELA. and special education teachers

$100 per day for CESA 8-CIA member school districts. $200 per day, per person, for all non-members

Contact Info:
Darla Brink

CANCELLATION POLICY: Any registration cancellation must be received 7 days prior to the scheduled date to receive a refund or avoid invoicing. CESA 8 will only provide full refund of registration fees depending on individual circumstances. Refunds depend upon the ability of CESA 8 to cancel any financial obligations created by the registration such as meals, materials, etc. Registered participants not in attendance on the day of the session will be charged the full registration fee. CESA 8 reserves the right to cancel any session due to insufficient enrollment or inclement weather. Participants will be notified via email through if a cancellation occurs. Please make sure all of your contact information is correct in DIETARY ACCOMMODATIONS: Due to varied dietary restrictions, CESA 8 cannot guarantee that all special dietary accommodations can be met. CESA 8 makes every effort to accommodate basic dietary restrictions with advance notice, but please plan accordingly. BY REGISTERING FOR THIS EVEN YOU CONSENT TO PHOTOGRAPHS/VIDEOTAPE taken during the course for publicity, promotional, and/or educational purposes including but not limited to publications, presentations, newsletters, internet, and social media sources. I do this with full knowledge and consent to waive all claims for compensation for the use or for damages. If you do not consent to this statement, please send a written notice via email to the agency contact listed on the workshop posting.