Plain Talk About Literacy and Learning® is heralded as the nation’s premier literacy institute. The Institute gained its reputation because of its clear focus on providing evidence-based reading research and strategies for those who teach all ages and grade levels.
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What are the Topics?
Plain Talk About Literacy and Learning® attendees can expect to leave more informed about numerous subjects affecting education, including:
- Assessment and Feedback
- Science of Reading
- Foundational Reading Skills
- Higher-level Thinking and Metacognition
- Classroom Management
- At-risk Students
- Dyslexia and Other Learning Difficulties
- English Language Learners
- Structured Literacy
- High-yield Strategies
- Speaking and Listening
- Written Expression
- $695 on or before September 29, 2023
- $795 after September 29, 2023, until on or before January 5, 2024
- $845 after January 5, 2024, until the event.
Registrations may be paid via credit card, check or purchase order. We will only accept a purchase order as a method of payment until December 15, 2023. Purchase Orders should be emailed to Cindy Phillips at firstname.lastname@example.org within 5 days of registration with the subject line PT24 Purchase Order.
Payment must be received within 15 days of registration. If payment is not received within 15 days, your registration will be cancelled, and you will be required to re-register at the current rate.
Who Should Attend?
Plain Talk About Literacy and Learning® is one of the nation’s premier literacy conferences, attracting education industry professionals from all levels, including:
- Instructional specialists
- Staff developers
- Elementary school teachers
- Middle school teachers
- Special education teachers
- School psychologists
- Curriculum specialists/directors
- Teacher leaders
- Reading coaches
- School administrators
- School/District leaders
- Literacy leaders/advocates
- Higher education professors/instructors
The registration fee for Plain Talk About Literacy and Learning® includes registration materials, continental breakfast, lunch, afternoon refreshments on Wednesday and Thursday, and a Jazz Brunch on Friday. You will also have access to all sessions and exhibitors.
Prior Plain Talk Programs
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You can click the link here to download a PDF of The Center for Literacy & Learning’s W-9.
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*Subject to change
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