OSLA Annual Literacy Conference

Literacy, Equity, and Empowerment

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Creating Confident & Independent Writers: K-8

This workshop will highlight how just a few minutes of purposeful and responsive teaching can have a big impact with students.

Jennifer Serravallo will share essential practices that will support teachers as they:

  • value each child's language and literacy practices

  • teach with efficiency

  • develop relationships with writers and promote independence

Wednesday, February 16, 2022 via Zoom

7:45 am - Noon

REGISTER for Jennifer Seravallo Conference

$60 OSLA Members $20 Full-time preservice teachers

Radically Relevant Literacy Across the Content Areas: 6-12

Part One: Dr. Muhammad will offer a unique, culturally and historically responsive approach for literacy instruction using an equity framework to cultivate genius and joy. This approach is essential for all students, especially youth of color.

Part Two: Building Reading-Writing-Thinking Relationships

Wednesday, March 2, 2022 via Zoom

8:15 am - 12:30 pm


REGISTER for Gholdy Muhammad Conference

$60 OSLA Members $20 Full-time preservice teachers


Questions? Contact Professional Development Director Beth Elliot