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April 23, 2022
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Roosevelt University
1400 N. Roosevelt Rd, Schaumburg Illinois

We are pleased to welcome Dr. Tim Rasinski, renowned author of multiple books on phonics and fluency! Dr. Rasinski's presentation will be followed by breakout sessions with Dr. Char Cobb, Marquette McClinton and Dr. Kristin Lems. Char Cobb has over twenty years of experience working in K-8 schools and teaching at the university level, with expertise in curriculum development, strategic and intentional instruction, standardized and district level assessment, professional development, coaching teachers and administrators, and school improvement planning. Marquette McClinton is a CPS educator that has servided in the capacity of classroom teacher, literacy coach, assistant principal, and, most recently, instructional support leader. Kristin Lems is a Professor in the ESL/Bilingual Education Program at National Louis University. She has coauthored or coedited several books, including Building Literacy with English Language Learners, Second Edition, and Fluency Instruction, Second Edition: Research-Based Best Practices, co-authored with Dr. Rasinski and Camille Blachowicz.

Light breakfast and lunch included in registration!

Earn 5 Clock Hours

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