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Orange County Reading Association’s 48th Annual Fall Conference

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Orange County Reading Association’s 48th Annual Fall Conference

Time: October 29, 2011 from 8am to 1pm
Location: Concordia University, Irvine Grimm Hall South (#7 on map)
Street: 1530 Concordia West
City/Town: Irvine, CA 92612
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Event Type: conference, reading, literacy
Organized By: Julie Niles Petersen (Posted by Lisa Michelle Dabbs)
Latest Activity: Jan 10, 2016

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Event Description

OCRA annual event is one that attracts many educators, administrators, and student teachers from all over the state of California. We have assembled top-notch speakers who bring experience and expertise to grades K-12 in reading/ language arts and standards integration. Ron Boren and many of our small session presenters will have their handouts available on the website by October 19, 2011.

Many top notch Education vendors will also be joining us.

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Tentative speakers:

Dr. Erica Bowers, Professor, Cal State, Fullerton and Dr. Laura Keisler, Adjunct Faculty Professor, Cal State Fullerton So Many Words, So Little Time!  Which Words Do I Choose? (3-12)

Tracy Doverspike, NBTC, Teacher, Alvord Unified, Riverside Literacy Express (K-3)                                                                             

Toby Larson, Staff Development SpecialistSimple, Powerful Strategies to Improve All Writing (K-6)

Lisa Michelle Dabbs, M.Ed., Educational Consultant, Coach & BloggerTwenty Tidbits for New Teachers (K-12)

Angie Balius, Teacher, Garden Grove UnifiedUsing Mentor Text to Improve Student Writing (K-6)

Jon Pearson, International Speaker, Consultant & AuthorThe Art of Reading: Six Ways to Become A More Proficient Reader (K-6)

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