2nd Annual Reading First Struggling Reader Conference
"Bridging the Gap Between Research and Practice"
September 6-7, 2007
Athens, Georgia

 

Keynote Address 1
The National Literacy Panel for Language Minority Children and Youth
Dr. Timothy Shanahan

Keynote Address 2
Reading First and Interventions
Stuart Greenberg

 

Breakout Sessions

Active Engagement in Whole-Group Instruction
Sheryl Turner
PowerPoint
Handout

 

Phonological Awareness: A Sound Beginning
Holly Lane
Handout

 

Reading Instruction and Co-teaching: How General and Special Educators Can Work Together
Colleen Klein Reutebuch
PowerPoint

 

Formative Assessments for Georgia Reading and Writing Standards
Kay Burke
PowerPoint

 

Effective Instruction for English Language Learners who are Struggling Readers
Karen Ford
Handout

 

Supporting Reading Success through Assistive Technology
Christine Swaim
PowerPoint
Handout

 

Implementing a Response to Intervention Model
John McCook
PowerPoint

 

 

Practitioner Panel Discussions

Rome Wasn't Built in a Day - Neither Was Intervention!
Johnson County Elementary School - Elaine Merritt, LC

PowerPoint


DIBELS Data Recording Sheets by Grade:
Kindergarten
First
Second
Third

DIBELS Data Recording Sheets by Grade and Probe:
Kindergarten - LNF
Kindergarten - ISF
Kindergarten - PSF
Kindergarten - NWF

First Grade - LNF
First Grade - PSF
First Grade - NWF
First Grade - ORF

Second - NWF
Second - ORF

Sample Reading Record Sheets
Johnson County School
Wrens Elementary School