Resources and Professional Development
Upcoming professional development opportunities:
- April 30, 2019 — Megan Dowd Lambert, senior lecturer in children’s literature at Simmons University. In this day-long session for educators, Dowd will draw upon her book, Reading Picture Books with Children: How to Shake Up Storytime and Get Kids Talking About What They See (Charlesbridge 2015) to introduce participants to tools from the Whole Book Approach. Download the registration flyer:
- May 23, 2019 — Fourth Annual Suzanne W. Cole Reading Recovery and Early Literacy Institute. Keynote address by Dr. Mary K. Lose. Download the flyer:
- August 14, 2019 — A Summer Institute for Educators: Close Reading in the Garden, with Dr. Nancy Boyles, Professor Emerita, Southern Connecticut State University. Presented by the University Training Center for Reading Recovery and Comprehensive Literacy in partnership with Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens. Download the flyer:
- October 10, 2019 — Andy Hargreaves. Details TBA.