Harris County Department of Education, 6300 Irvington Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77022
Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 | 9AM-3:30PM | $150 per attendee
Audience - Grade K-12 Teachers, Instructional Coaches & Administrators
In this professional learning session, participants will learn how to integrate “writing to learn” in any classroom to deepen and enhance students’ content knowledge and skills. Participants will explore the importance of writing across grade levels, determine connections between content and writing standards, and identify the components of effective content-area writing instruction. Participants will be provided with model lessons, strategies, and activities to emphasize writing as a tool to improve students’ thinking processes across content areas.