Sep 22

Science of Reading Professional Development

For Superintendents and Curriculum Coordinators

Friday, September 22, 2023
BASA | 8050 N. High Street | Columbus, OH 43235

Available In-person or Zoom


8:30 a.m. – 8:50 a.m. Registration
8:50 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Welcome
9:00 a.m. – 9:40 a.m. Science of Reading Overview – Dr. Laura Tortorelli, Associate Professor, Michigan State University
9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. What Does Science Say About Supporting Adolescents’ Literacy in Secondary Schools? – Dr. Sarah Lupo, Associate Professor, James Madison University
10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Science of Reading Update: Ohio Department of Education – Melissa Weber-Mayrer, Ph.D., Chief of Literacy Achievement and Reading Success, ODE &  Melissa Babcock, Associate Director of Literacy, ODE

11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Science of Reading District Implementation Strategies – Sara Rich, CEO/Founder & Christy Lamb, Director of Partnerships, Just Right Reader
11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch

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