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Welcome to the 2022 State of Maryland Literacy Association Conference. This is Maryland’s 50th annual conference!  The three day event is packed with exciting opportunities for professional development, networking, and examining exemplary materials for classroom use. This conference is intended for a wide-range of audiences including classroom teachers, reading specialists, special educators, curriculum specialists, administrators, and other educators. There is a variety of high caliber speakers, researchers, practitioners, publishers, and authors that are presenting throughout the conference, as well as the pre-conference "Session Saturday" presentations. You may apply for CPD credit through MDSE by filling out this form.  To qualify, you must have attended 15 hours total.  This includes time you spent engaged in "Session Saturday" presentations.  Please fill out all of the information.  Incomplete requests will not be filled.  Requests will be cross referenced with attendance from "Session Saturday" presentations and on the weekend of March 31-April 2nd 2022.   If you participated for the required hours, you will receive a credit. Please be patient, you will receive your form.

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Saturday, March 5 • 11:00am - 11:45am
The Power of the Pre: Using the Pre-Conference Process to Grow Literacy Teachers

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This session will explore the power of holding and using the observation pre-conference as a one-on-one opportunity for growing literacy teachers. Both teachers and administrators will learn how to best use this opportunity to get the most out of literacy lessons and how it can impact instruction when the observation is over.

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R. Lynn Birus

Anne Arundel County Public Schools/Principal-Crofton Elementary School, Session Saturday Presenter
Lynn Birus has been an educator for over 40 years. She has been a special education teacher, a general education teacher and a Reading/Literacy Teacher in Anne Arundel County. She has been a Literacy Educational Consultant for Rigby and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, traveling all over... Read More →

Saturday March 5, 2022 11:00am - 11:45am EST
Session Saturday Presentation

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