February 25, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Guiding Readers by Interest, Not Level

Presented by: Fountas & Pinnell Literacy™ & School Library Journal
Event Date & Time: Wednesday, January 31st 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM ET / 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM PT

Reading is a highly complex activity. Readers must build strategies and create behaviors as they move to increasingly difficult texts. How can schools support this process and teach self-sufficiency as readers progress?

Join literacy leaders Irene Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell, creators of the F&P Text Level Gradient™, for an important conversation about leveling, libraries, reading comprehension, and what they say to districts mandating leveled collections.

Panelists

  • Irene Fountas – Professor in the School of Education at Lesley University
  • Gay Su Pinnell – Professor in the School of Teaching and Learning at Ohio State University

Moderator

  • Kiera Parrott – Reviews Director, Library Journal & School Library Journal

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Comments

  1. I’m disappointed that you didn’t provide a link that would tune in to the webcast. I registered….

  2. Kym Brunner says:

    I’m in the same boat. Perhaps they’ll email us a link?

  3. Zenda Willcut says:

    Where do we see the webcast…no link?

  4. I have checked my email (spam/junk) and have not received a link to the webcast. Please send it or post it so that we may participte.

  5. Hi, did not get link for on demand webinar.

    • Rebecca Jozwiak says:

      The email with the on demand link goes out about 24 hours after the event. You can, however, use your registration link to access it now.

  6. Debora Isberner says:

    I’m disappointed this link is not working. Oh well, at least I’m not the only one…just frustrated I had to switch volleyball carpools today in hopes to view it…What an interesting topic…looking forward to it another time.

    • Rebecca Jozwiak says:

      I’m sorry you had trouble with the link. You should receive an email this afternoon with a link for the on demand version.

  7. Hello,
    I just watched the webinar but event lobby disappeared before I could download the certificate and the slides… is there any way I can still get access to those?

    • Rebecca Jozwiak says:

      Yes, you can visit the on demand recording and download the materials from there. You can use your registration link for access.

  8. Carolyn Alexander says:

    I just listened/watched this webcast. Is there something I can download or print to prove I registered and attended this? I need to keep track of my hours of professional development for my school corporation.
    Thank you.

    • Rebecca Jozwiak says:

      Yes, there is a green resources folder in the menu dock at the bottom of the screen. You can find a copy of the slides and a CE certificate. Please use the registration link to visit the on demand recording and access the folder.

  9. Will this be visible after the broadcast?

  10. Trish Belenson says:

    How can us working in school libraries enlighten our school district with the actual intent of F&P leveling? It seems like the F&P Text Level Gradient is being misused.

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