Bureau of Education & Research | Seminar Info | Instructor Bio
Bureau of Education & Research
is a recognized leader in the area of reading comprehension with eight books that address topics such as Close Reading, written response to text, comprehension strategies, shared reading lessons for RTI Tier 1 instruction, and literacy coaching for explicit teaching.
You will receive her
most recently published book, CLOSER Reading Grades 3-6, published by Corwin in 2014, along with an extensive resource handbook she
wrote specifically for this two-day train-the-trainer institute.
articles on Close Reading appeared in the December 2012 issue of Educational Leadership and the September 2014 issue of Educational Leadership.
is experienced in teaching a variety of elementary grades, was named teacher of the year in her
district and has received other awards throughout her
career for leadership in literacy.
Nancy teaches at Southern Connecticut State University and spends extensive time modeling lessons in schools throughout the country, providing direct support to classroom teachers and reading consultants, leading workshops on a wide range of topics, and assisting with curriculum development.
You won't want to miss this unique opportunity to spend two days with Nancy
to learn how Close Reading can change the way you teach students to read!
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
helped me gain a better understanding of close reading and what it will look like in the classroom."
is very well-spoken, funny and knowledgeable.
Thank you for all the hands-on information!"
did a great job explaining what close reading is and demonstrating how it looks in the classroom."