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Writing Power--Effective Writing Instruction and Assessment
Presented by: Adrienne Gear
Tuesday, March 31, 2020 | 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Session Location:
Drayton Valley Beehive 5147 50 Avenue, Drayton Valley, AB
About the Session:

Join B.C. educator and author, Adrienne Gear for a dynamic and practical workshop on Writing Power.  In this session, Adrienne will share her ideas for setting up an effective process-based writing program that includes weekly practice writes, writing goals, mini lessons and editing and conferencing tips.  She will also share her ideas around effective, formative assessment and conferencing strategies.  Adrienne will model lessons, share student samples and, as always, share her favorite anchor books for inspiring students to write.  Come to this session and leave with lessons you can use in your classroom tomorrow. 






About the Presenter(s):
Adrienne Gear

Adrienne Gear has been teaching in the Vancouver School District for over 25 years.  Passionate about literacy and learning, Adrienne continues to teach two days a week, as well as present workshops and demonstration lessons in districts across the province.  She is the author of the five professional books for teachers on reading and writing instruction for elementary grades and is the co-author of a book for Secondary teachers.  Adrienne lives in Vancouver, B.C. with her husband and their two teenage sons. 

Cancellation Policy:

Request for cancellation or refund must be received in writing (fax/email) at the CARC office a minimum of 7 FULL days prior to the event start, or registration fees will apply and refunds will not be issued. If you are unable to attend a session and unable to provide seven FULL days’ notice, please feel free to delegate an alternate to attend in your place. CARC also reserves the right to cancel an event within the 7 calendar days due to unforeseen circumstances such as facility closures, terrorist threats, natural disasters or extreme inclement weather (-35 C or colder). Cancellation notices should be sent to npenney@carcpd.ab.ca.

Registration Deadline: March 24, 2020
Cost: $125.00
Focus(es): Literacy
Grade Level(s): K-5
Audience: Teachers