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Disciplinary Literacy for Success in College and Careers

Disciplinary Literacy for Success in College and Careers
September 16-17, 2010

This symposium explored critical issues and research in adolescent literacy with a special focus on issues pertinent to teacher preparation. Strands on Literacy Learning as a Multidimensional Practice, Disciplinary Literacy, Multitiered Intervention Frameworks and more were covered. Breakout sessions addressed critical topics in the Texas College and Career Readiness Standards and adolescent literacy. Featured speakers included Dr. Carol Lee, Northwestern University; Dr. Tim Shanahan, University of Illinois at Chicago; and, Leslie Novosel, University of Kansas.

Presentations:
pdfTim Shanahan's presentation199.3 KB
pdfTexas Adolescent Literacy Academies (TALA)619.21 KB
zipFeatures of Effective Instruction512.52 KB
pdfCollege Readiness and Adolescent Literacy1.06 MB
pdfDifferentiation in the Secondary College Classroom99.85 KB
zipEnglish Language Learners2.11 MB