Session 1: Serving Striving Readers
With the decline in reading scores among U.S. students, the librarian’s role toward enhancing literacy has never been more critical. Practitioners and literacy experts at the elementary, middle, and high school levels explore using graphic novels, street lit, and more to get students fired up about reading, bolstering skills along the way.
Michelle Annett, Teacher Librarian, Cascade Middle School
Michele Haiken, Literacy Teacher, Rye Middle School; Adjunct Professor, Manhattanville College
Julia Torres, Teacher Librarian, Denver Public Schools
Marva Hinton, Educational Reporter
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