TAIR Elementary/Middle Conference 2014
Just the Facts!
Close Reading and Comprehension
of Informational Text
Tuesday, Oct. 21 / 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Cashion Academic Center, Fifth Floor
Featuring Lori Oczkus
Lori Oczkus is a literacy coach, author, and popular speaker across the United States. Lori has extensive experience as a bilingual elementary teacher, intervention specialist working with struggling readers, staff developer and literacy coach. Her works focus on comprehension and bringing voice to student writing, and include three IRA recognized best sellers which offer extensive lesson plans and strategies for improving reading comprehension. Tens of thousands of teachers have attended her motivating, fast-paced workshops and read her practical, research-based professional books.