Oklahoma Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (OASCD) is a state affiliate of the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD).
OASCD Fall 2015 Conference
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
University of Central Oklahoma in the Nigh University Center Ballroom (3rd floor of the Nigh Center)
2ND Street & Garland Godfrey Drive, Edmond, OK 73034
Free parking east of Nigh University Center
Keeping Kids From Quitting
Presented by Cris Tovani
The Oklahoma Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (OASCD) is proud to host Cris Tovani.
Cris Tovani taught elementary school for ten years before becoming a high school reading specialist and English teacher. In addition to teaching full-time, she is a nationally known consultant focusing on issues of reading and content comprehension in high school classrooms. Cris has also worked for many years as a staff developer for the Denver-based Public Education and Business Coalition (PEBC), the consortium that has received national acclaim for its work in reading comprehension reform. Cris has been an adjunct professor at the University of Denver and the University of Colorado at Denver. She is the author of three books, I Read it but I Don’t Get It, Do I Really Have to Teach Reading? and So, What Do They Really Know? Cris is also featured in three instructional DVDs that show her in action with adolescent readers. These DVDs, Thoughtful Reading, Comprehending Content, and Talk to Me are available through Stenhouse Publishers.
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