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Literacy Expertise: The Neverending Story (Elizabeth Olsen)

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721 Country Club Rd

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Literacy Expertise: The Neverending Story

Presentor: Elizabeth Olsen

Summary: The number one impact on student literacy achievement is teacher expertise. What are we doing to support teachers' literacy understandings?

Bio: Beth Olsen is a third generation teacher with a passion for best practice literacy education. She studied at Oklahoma State University and her Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Emporia State University Teachers’ College. She began her work with public schools teaching kindergarten, first grade, second grade, 1-2 Multiage, and fourth grade. She completed her Reading Recovery training and discovered a passion for literacy education. Beth recently received her District Literacy Coach Leader certificate through National-Louis University. She has been recognized for her service as a recipient of the Outstanding Young Educator Award and Christa McAuliffe Fellowship nominee. Most recently, Beth served as a Language Arts/Social Studies Curriculum Specialist and District Literacy Coach. Additionally, she served as the Chair for the Judson University Doctor of Literacy program, having served for four years on the Doctor of Literacy Design Team. As a Literacy Consultant, she is resolute in her delivery of best practice philosophies and instructional methods. Beth believes that a commitment to lifelong learning and a kind demeanor are the hallmarks of a great teacher.

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If you are signing up to attend this session "stand alone", the cost is $39 and can be paid via check (to McHenry County Curriculum Council) at the door or mailed to:

District 300 District Office

ATTN Amy MacCrindle

2550 Harnish Dr.

Algonquin, IL 60102

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