Presentations/Workshops/Speaking

I love giving presentations and facilitating workshops.  Feel free to contact me to find out more about how I might be able to be a part of an upcoming session.  Here are some of the events I have had an opportunity to be a part of in the past:

Event: LC Champion’s Conference (ABEL)
Date: May 2013
Role: YRDSB Champion
Audience/Participants:  Educators from across Ontario (Audience size: 70)
Topic/Content: Creating on-line collaborative learning communities
 
Event: For the Love of Literacy
Date: April 2013
Role:  Keynote Speaker
Audience/Participants:  Educators, Parents, Early Childhood Educators (Audience size: 450)
Topic/Content:  Inspiring learners of all ages
 
Event: Pembroke’s What’s New in Literacy
Date: Annually (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)
Role:  Speaker
Audience/Participants:  Educators, Leaders (Audience size: 150)
Topic/Content:  Official launch for each of my books
 
Event: Reading For the Love of It
Date:  February 2013
Role: Speaker
Audience/Participants:  Educators from across Ontario (Audience size: 250)
Topic/Content: 100 Minutes:  Balanced Literacy in the 21st Century
 
Event: Simcoe County Teacher Librarian Symposium
Date: September 2012
Role:  Keynote Speaker
Audience/Participants:  Teacher Librarians and Educational Leaders (Audience size: 250)
Topic/Content:  Inspiring a love of literacy and learning
 
Event: Pennsylvania Writing Institute (Millersville University)
Date: August 2012
Role:  Full-day Workshop Facilitator
Audience/Participants:  Teachers, Writers,  (Audience size: 60)
Topic/Content:  The Write Voice:  Voice building strategies to “raise writer’s voices”.
 
Event: Mundy’s Bay P.S.
Date: June 2012
Role:  Consultant/Speaker
Audience/Participants:  School Administrator/Literacy leaders 
Topic/Content:  Ways to Strengthen Literacy Instruction
 
Event: LC Champion’s Conference (ABEL)
Date: May 2012
Role: YRDSB Champion
Audience/Participants:  Educators from across Ontario (Audience size: 70)
Topic/Content: Digital tools in the classroom
 
Event: Reading For the Love of It
Date: February 2012
Role: Speaker
Audience/Participants:  Educators from across Ontario (Audience size: 100)
Topic/Content:  Session 1: The Write Voice -helping students develop their writer’s voice
Session 2: Keepin’ It Real:  Developing digital citizens
 
Event: ETFO Simcoe County
Date: September 2011
Role: Workshop Facilitator
Audience/Participants:  Educators (Audience size: 100)
Topic/Content:  Session 1: The Write Beginning – Using exemplars, modelling and co-constructed success criteria to strengthen student writing; Session 2:  The Write Voice – Voice-building strategies to strengthen student writing.
 
Event: ETFO Simcoe County
Date: April 2011
Role: Workshop Facilitator
Audience/Participants:  Educators (Audience size: 100)
Topic/Content:  Session 1: Guided Listening – Strengthening reading comprehension strategies through read-alouds; Session 2:  Independent Reading Inside the Box – Building authentic opportunities to monitor student’s reading comprehension
 
Event: YRDSB QUEST Conference
Date: 2010
Role: Workshop Facilitator
Audience/Participants:  Educators (Audience size: 100)
Topic/Content:  Using Edmodo as a platform for on-line collaboration among students from different schools
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