Minnesota Reading Association

LiRN 2016-2017: Targeting Proficiency: Unpacking the Complexities of 21st Century Literacies

  • 14 Oct 2016
  • 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Minnesota Department of Education Conference Center B


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Leaders in Reading Network (LiRN)


“Targeting Proficiency: Unpacking the Complexities of

21st Century Literacies”


Dr. Jeff Zwiers
                                                                                      Features of LiRN Membership:                   
  • Bring a guest to each session at NO additional charge
  • Engage in professional discussions within job-alike cohorts
  • Receive a free copy of Common Core Standards in Diverse Classrooms: Essential Practices for Developing Academic Language and Disciplinary Content  

Dates and Topics:

  • Friday, October 14- Guiding Question: “What do we mean by proficiency?"Keynote Presenter: Cory Stai, MDE Reading Specialist
  • February TBD- Guiding Question: “How do we identify proficient performance?”
  • Thursday, April 20- Guiding Question: “How do we foster proficiency for each student?”Keynote Presenter: Dr. Jeff Zwiers

Membership Costs: $295. for all 3 sessions (includes a 1-year membership to Minnesota Reading Association) 

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