4 for the Core
Implementing the Kansas College and Career Ready Standards means more than understanding and aligning curriculum to the new standards. The new standards have implications for planning, teaching, and learning. Shifting to the new standards means new instructional strategies.
Participants should bring one or two passages of text from which to develop a “reading for meaning” lesson.
Featured Presenter: Carol Hailey McLean
Carol Hailey McLean taught middle and high school English for more than 30 years. She served as the English department chair at Shawnee Mission North High School for 18 years and was the K-12 Reading/Language Arts Resource Specialist for Shawnee Mission USD 512. Carol conducts staff development for districts, including implementation of the Kansas College and Career Ready Standards, and assists schools in developing school improvement plans. In addition, she is a consultant for the College Board and a Ruby Payne cadre trainer for A Framework for Understanding Poverty.
Grades 3-12 All Content Area Classroom Teachers, Administrators,
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Jones Institute for
The Earl Center at
Emporia State University
1601 State, Emporia, KS
Map to Event:
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$125 (includes lunch & materials)
Graduate credit (0.5) available with no additional work; 1.0 graduate credit available with an additional assignment to be completed and submitted to JIEE.
(The 1.0 credit will not post
to your official transcript until
the end of the Fall Semester.)
Additional fee for graduate credit.
Enrollment is limited to 35
participants. A minimum of 8
participants is required to hold
the workshop. Registration will
close on May 28, 2014.