ARC's 5th Annual Leadership Summit

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 8:00 AM–4:00 PM

American Reading Company • 201 South Gulph Road • King of Prussia, PA 19406

Experience inquiry through cognitive apprenticeship and design a roadmap for transformative literacy.

The need for change and the opportunity to take action are converging. Collaborate with fellow literacy innovators from across the country to delve into what is possible as we move beyond the basal alternative.


08:00 - 09:00 AM — Registration & ARC Tours

09:00 - 12:00 PM — Take Deeper Learning to Scale

  • Equal Opportunity for Deeper Learning
    Dr. Pedro Noguera, UCLA Graduate School of Education & Information Studies
  • Cognitive Apprenticeship
    Dr. Jeffrey Wilhelm, Boise State University, Director of the Boise State Writing Project
    • Fundamental Transformation of Teaching and Learning
    • What's Possible in Integrated Units of Study
    • Demonstration Lesson Using Cognitive Apprenticeship

12:00 - 01:00 PM — Lunch & ARC Tours

01:00 - 01:30 PM — Transformative Leadership

01:30 - 03:30 PM — Afternoon Breakout Sessions

  • Two 55-Minute Breakout Sessions With Academic Advisory Board Members

03:30 - 04:00 PM — Debrief & Closing Remarks

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