Literacy Strategies for Active Engagement-All Learners & Content Areas!
In this online session, participants will be actively engaged in 5 to 6 literacy strategies that can be used with any content area. The trainer will act as the teacher, modeling each strategy. Examples from a variety of learner groups and content areas will be shared.
These strategies will demonstrate how to
assess prior knowledge,
build interest, and
Presenter: Andrew Pinney has been in education for over 20 years. During the first 14 years, he was a middle and secondary Social Studies teacher. For the last 8 years, he has served as a consultant for the ESC of Northeast Ohio. He is also a staff developer for MAX Teaching with Reading & Writing. In both jobs, he assists teachers with incorporating literacy strategies into their classrooms that engage students in content while improving literacy skills. Andrew has a Masters degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Ashland University and a Bachelor’s Degree from Kent State University.