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NCCAT Literacy Professional Development Offerings Available Now

Teachers looking for literacy credit needs can find them at upcoming programs through The North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching.

Teachers looking for literacy credit needs can find them at upcoming programs through The North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching (NCCAT). Literacy professional development options at our campuses in Cullowhee and Ocracoke are available now.

NCCAT continues to stay abreast of educator needs as we hone instructional delivery through modeling of best practices. We offer residential, online and school-based professional development opportunities to support teachers across North Carolina. NCCAT provides food, lodging, and programming. Teachers and/or their districts will be responsible for travel to and from the center and the cost of a substitute teacher.

Upcoming programs include:

14585/Reading and Writing in the Elementary Math Classroom in Cullowhee

Dates: February 19–22

In this program, teachers will engage in a series of activities that combine reading and writing skills with mathematical inquiry.

14588/Multicultural Issues in Childrens Literacy in Cullowhee

Dates: February 26–March 1

Become familiar with grants and other sources you can use to acquire multicultural resources. We also will explore strategies for involving parents in multicultural literacy programs.

Other NCCAT literacy programs coming up

14592/Nonfiction Texts in Secondary ELA in Cullowhee

Dates: March 5–8.

14604/English III and IV: Shakespeare, Satire, Speeches, and Style in Cullowhee

Dates: April 3–6.

14607/Engineering Design: Literacy Through Problem Solving in Cullowhee

Dates: April 9–12

14613/Writing In the Middle School Content Area Classroom in Cullowhee

Dates: April 16–19.

14619/Multicultural Issues in Childrens Literacy in Cullowhee

Dates: April 30–May 3.

14629/Achieving Against The Odds: Focus On Reading in Cullowhee

Dates: June 12–15.

 

Click here for a complete list of NCCAT professional development programs.

 

About NCCAT

Increasing teacher effectiveness is fundamental to improving public education. NCCAT provides teachers with new knowledge, skills, teaching methods, best practices and information to take back to their classrooms. For more information about NCCAT’s professional development programs, visit www.nccat.org or call 828-293-5202.

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