Policy, Practice, and Power: Upholding Our Convictions in Demanding Times
October 19, 2012
Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan
On Friday, October 19, 2012, we will welcome two inspiring voices to East Lansing, Michigan:
Jim Burke – teacher and author of almost twenty books, including The English Teacher's Companion: A Complete Guide to Classroom, Curriculum, and the Profession and What's the Big Idea? Question-Driven Units to Motivate Reading, Writing, and Thinking.
Dr. Anne Ruggles Gere, Professor of English, Professor of Education, President of The James R. Squire Office of Policy Research in the English Language Arts, Director of the Sweetland Writing Center at the University of Michigan, and author of Writing on Demand: Best Practices and Strategies for Success.
We invite educators to submit presentation proposals that highlight new ideas and best practices for teachers, instructors, professors, and other practitioners in Language Arts. Please consider submitting a proposal that highlights: