UFT Teacher Center
52 Broadway, 18th Floor
New York, NY 10004

Academic Discourse Deepening Comprehension Through Talk

Dates:November 18, 2017
Meets:Sa from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Hours:4.00
CTLE:4.00
Location:Manhattan UFT 19th Floor
Instructor:Doreen Bevilacqua
Fee: $40.00Fee Breakdown
Workshops:Workshop Listing

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Academic Discourse
To Engage a NEW GENERATION of Learners: DEEPENING COMPREHENSION THROUGH TALK

This citywide conference will focus on academic discourse using protocols and student talk to deepen comprehension for a new generation of learners.

Citywide Literacy Educational Conference for PreK–12 Educators

Outcomes

Participants will:
• Learn explicit comprehension strategies to deepen students’ engagement and motivation for reading complex texts.
• Explore the New York State Next Generation Standards and the shifts essential for instructional practice.
• Experience academic discourse through text-based discussions and protocols to deepen comprehension.