I'm delighted to be participating in the...
20th Annual Rockland Literacy Professional Conference
Saturday, October 24, 2015
7:45 am - 2:30 pm
St. Thomas Aquinas College
125 Route 340, Sparkill, NY 10976
Learn on Saturday What You Can Teach Beginning Monday!
Opening a World of Positive Possibilities for Real Life Literacy Reaching and Teaching All Students
Across the Curriculum: PreK – 12
“Engagement and Motivation Define Meaningful Learning”
Literacy Coach, Educational Consultant and Teacher
Author of more than 25 books for teachers – as well as articles in educational journals – on middle school reading, unlocking complex texts, close reading, and more!
MiddleWeb Blog, “Our # 1 Reading Problem: Persistent Inequalities”
“Writing Is the New Black"
Author of over 40 books and resources illuminating both writing and the reading-writing connection for countless educators around the globe. Groundbreaking work with the writing traits - the culmination of 40 years of research, practice, and passion.
President of The Culham Writing Company
- Complimentary continental breakfast
- 20 professional development workshops by excellent literacy specialists, PreK -12
- Publisher's display
- Free raffle for professional books and classroom resources
- Certificates of Attendance for professional requirements
- Author signings
- 5 hours professional learning, N.Y. and N.J.
Pre-registration by October 22: $40 / Full time student: $25 Pre-registration closes on Thursday, Oct. 22
On-site registration: $50 / Full time student: $30
Rockland Reading Council Annual Membership: $20 with $10 instant rebate at RRC table at conference.
Free RRC membership for full-time undergraduate and graduate students
For more information:
Dr. Michael Shaw, St. Thomas Aquinas College, firstname.lastname@example.org
Deborah Studnitzer, Rockland Teachers’ Center, email@example.com
Donna M. McDine
Multi Award-winning Children's Author
Ignite curiosity in your child through reading!
Connect with Donna McDine on Google+
Dee and Deb Off They Go Kindergarten First Day Jitters ~ December 2015 ~ Guardian Angel Publishing, Inc. ~ Pre-Order Today
A Sandy Grave ~ January 2014 ~ Guardian Angel Publishing, Inc. ~ 2014 Purple Dragonfly 1st Place Picture Books 6+, Story Monster Approved, Beach Book Festival Honorable Mention 2014, Reader's Favorite Five Star Review
Powder Monkey ~ May 2013 ~ Guardian Angel Publishing, Inc. ~ 2015 Purple Dragonfly Book Award Historical Fiction 1st Place, Story Monster Approved and Reader's Favorite Five Star Review
Hockey Agony ~ January 2013 ~ Guardian Angel Publishing, Inc. ~ 2015 Purple Dragonfly Book Award Honorable Mention Picture Books 6+, New England Book Festival Honorable Mention 2014, Story Monster Approved and Reader's Favorite Five Star Review
The Golden Pathway ~ August 2010 ~ Guardian Angel Publishing, Inc. ~ Literary Classics Silver Award and Seal of Approval, Readers Favorite 2012 International Book Awards Honorable Mention and Dan Poynter's Global e-Book Awards Finalist