Arkansas K-­8 Comprehensive Literacy Conference and Reading Recovery Academy

Changing Minds, Changing Schools

October 25-27, 2015
Statehouse Convention Center, Little Rock

2015 Conference Program
2015 Conference Agenda
2015 Session Grid

2015 Registration Form
W-9: University of Arkansas at Little Rock

The UALR Center for Literacy is proud to sponsor the annual K-8 Comprehensive Literacy Conference and Reading Recovery Academy on October 25-27 at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock, Arkansas. This year’s theme, Changing Minds, Changing Schools, emphasizes the link between literacy instruction, scaffolding, and reading achievement. Our keynote presenters will be Dr. Richard Allington (Sun), Dr. Lester Laminack (Mon), and Dr. Linda Dorn (Tues). Across the three days, 40 breakout sessions are organized under five strands: Classroom Literacy, Comprehensive Intervention Model (CIM), Reading Recovery, Literacy Leadership, and Special Topics (including Dyslexia and Special Education).

A wide variety of breakout
sessions for classroom teachers,
Reading Recovery teachers,
interventionists, and leaders!

Dr. Richard Allington, Professor & Author
Sunday Keynote
Dr. Lester Laminack, Professor Emeritus & Author
Monday Keynote
Dr. Linda Dorn, Professor & Author
Tuesday Keynote
Dr. Adria Klein, Professor & Author
Monday Featured Reading Recovery
Dr. Denise Johnson, Professor & Author
Monday Featured Classroom
Dr. Barbara Schubert,
Reading Recovery Trainer
Tuesday Featured Reading Recovery
Dr. Patricia Bandre’, Reading Instructional Specialist
Tuesday Featured Classroom