The Meadows Center for Preventing Educational Risk has partnered with Humanities Texas to offer a series of workshops on best practices in reading instruction for fourth- and fifth-grade educators.
The workshops will take place in Austin on October 17, December 5, and January 30, and in San Antonio on October 18, December 6, and January 31. The workshops will cover evidence-based strategies for word study and recognition, vocabulary, and reading comprehension, as well as strategies specifically developed for English language learners and struggling learners. Workshop speakers include MCPER’s Jennifer Schnakenberg and MCPER collaborators Diane Haager of California State University, Los Angeles, and educational consultant María Elena Argüelles.
For more information, visit the Humanities Texas website.