Who: Reading Recovery Council of North America
What: National Reading Recovery & K-6 Literacy Conference
When: February 17-20, 2018
Where: Greater Columbus Convention Center and Hyatt Regency Columbus
Why: Reading Recovery is an early intervention program for lowest-performing first-grade students who struggle learning to read and write and offers more research proving its effectiveness than any other beginning reading program. Reading Recovery has served millions of students since its inception in the United States in 1984 and includes strong professional development for teachers who also share their expertise with other students in the school.
How: More than 2,000 Reading Recovery and K-6 classroom teachers, literacy coaches, school administrators, superintendents, intervention specialists and additional educators from almost every state and at least six other countries will attend this conference, the nation’s premier conference for kindergarten through Grade 6 literacy. The event provides the opportunity to explore new books and educational products and includes 34 exhibitors, 100 sessions and 130 speakers.
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