Comprehending: The Key to NC Read to Achieve


Session Description:
This session will provide an overview of the new NC Read to Achieve state reading law components and will lead teams through the development of plans for implementation during the 2013-14 school year. An emphasis will be on developing the district plan for keeping parents informed as required by the new law. This session will show how all of the components, and especially the parental role component, of the NC Read to Achieve law work together to provide positive student outcomes.

Session Objectives:
As a result of this session participants will
  • Understand the components of the NC Read to Achieve program.
  • Develop a plan for informing parents of important Read to Achieve processes.


Overview, Purpose, and Outcomes of the NC Read to Achieve Summer Institute session:
Through collaborative effort, participants will explore the components of the NC Read to Achieve program with a focus on informing parent stakeholders as the law becomes effective in the 2013-14 school year. At the conclusion of the Facilitated Team Time on day 2 of the Institute, participants will have a plan laid out for informing parents about the implications of NC Read to Achieve for kindergarten through third grade students.


NC Read to Achieve Summer Institute Presentation Teams
West:
K-3 Literacy Regional Consultants in Regions 5, 6, 7, and 8
East:
K-3 Literacy Regional Consultants in Regions 1, 2, 3, and 4


Participant Resources:


Pre-Work for Summer Institute:
Before your Summer Institute Read to Achieve Session, please be sure to
  • Be familiar with the NC Read to Achieve Guidebook. Bring it with you to SI.
  • Complete the Scavenger Hunt attached here.



LEA SUMMER INSTITUTES 2013
July 8-9
Region 2
Greenville Convention Center 303 SW Greenville Blvd. Greenville, NC
July 10-11
Region 1
July 15-16
Region 4
Sheraton Imperial Convention Center 4700 Emperor Blvd. Durham, NC
July 17-18
Region 3
July 23-24
Region 8
Apple Valley MS/N Henderson High School Henderson County *Additional Institute sponsored by the WRESA

July 8-9
Region 6
Hilton Charlotte University Hotel 8629 JM Keynes Drive Charlotte, NC
July 10-11
Region 8
July 15-16
Region 5
Koury Convention Center 3121 High Point Road at I-40 Greensboro, NC 27407
July 17-18
Region 7
July 23-24
Region 4
Gray's Creek High School Cumberland County *Additional Institute sponsored by Sandhills RESA