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March 2019

Vocabulary and Word Study: The Missing Piece

March 25, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
G. H. Robertson School, 227 Cross Street
Coventry, CT United States
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$10

Looking for engaging and effective ways to boost your students’ vocabulary and word parts? Join us as author Shireen Rhoades, Reading Consultant and former classroom teacher discusses her K-6 book series “180 Days of Spelling and Word Study”! Shireen will…

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May 2019

2019 CRA Awards Banquet

May 2, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Casa Mia at the Hawthorne, 2421 Berlin Turnpike
Berlin, CT 06037
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Free

Please join us in celebrating the dedication and contributions in the field of reading to Connecticut educators as we present the CRA Outstanding Reading Educator Award to Westport educator Rebecca Marsick, the Nicholas Criscuolo Outstanding Administrator Award to Gail Dahling-Hench,…

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November 2019

68th Annual CRA Conference

November 6, 2019 - November 7, 2019
The Heritage Hotel, Golf, Spa & Conference Center, 522 Heritage Road
Southbury, CT 06488 United States
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New Venue! We're excited to announce that the 2019 CRA Conference will be held at the Heritage Hotel, Spa, & Conference Center in Southbury, CT! More Info to Come!

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December 2019

Diversity in Children’s Literature presented by Susannah Richards

December 5, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Willington Center School, 12 Old Farms Road
Willington, CT 06279 United States
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$10

Dr. Susannah Richards is an expert in children’s literature, with access to hundreds of new books each year. Come and hear about how we can provide diverse literature for our youngest to oldest readers! Cost: $10 members / $35 new…

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February 2020

Diversity in Children’s Literature: Grades 2-8 with Cindy Rodriguez

February 10, 2020 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Cromwell Middle School, 6 Mann Memorial Dr
Cromwell, CT 06416 United States
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Why do we need to diversify our book collections? Cindy will discuss the efforts that have been made by publishers and what teachers, parents, and librarians can do to help. She will address how to get started with diversifying your…

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Close Reading with Below-Level Readers in the Intermediate Grade with Dr. Nancy Boyles

February 26, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
B.W. Tinker Elementary School, 809 Highland Ave
Waterbury, CT 06708 United States
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$10

REGISTER NOW: http://www.cvent.com/d/qnq9rb/4W We want all students to be able to access complex text by reading closely, but how does this instruction look with below level readers in the intermediate grades? In this session, learn to vary the instructional process…

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Close Reading with Below-Level Readers in the Intermediate Grade with Dr. Nancy Boyles

February 27, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
George Hersey Robertson Intermediate School, 227 Cross St
Coventry, CT 06238 United States
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$10

REGISTER NOW: http://www.cvent.com/d/xnq9rm/4W We want all students to be able to access complex text by reading closely, but how does this instruction look with below level readers in the intermediate grades? In this session, learn to vary the instructional process…

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May 2020

App Smashing Distance Learning with Jeff Spivey on ZOOM!

May 28, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoom.us
Free

REGISTER NOW: http://www.cvent.com/d/2nqy3d/4W Jeff Spivey is the K-12 Educational Technology Coach for Coventry Public Schools. Come learn some technology features to support distance learning!  These tools and programs are all free to use and you will learn a variety of…

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June 2020

Summer Reading: The Swimsuit Edition with Dr. Rachael Gabriel – on ZOOM!

June 11, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoom.us
Free

Rachael Gabriel is an Associate Professor of Literacy at UConn. She will be discussing ways to support summer reading during this unique year and then compare summer reading to our summer diets. Light-hearted and humorous, the perfect way to learn…

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Keeping Connected to Our Work and Each Other Over the Summer with Kate & Maggie Roberts – on ZOOM!

June 16, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zoom.us
Free

RESCHEDULED FOR JUNE 16, 2020 from 8:00pm-9:00pm! If you are already registered, you're all set! It is always a challenge to stay connected to our work over the summer in ways that feel rejuvenating rather than a chore. Now, of…

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