- Discover ways to engage and excite emergent writers in writing tasks with Writereader
- Use Writereader to scaffold and differentiate writing tasks.
- Multimodal features of Writereader guide and support emergent writers in the creation of personalized digital books
- Explore ways Writereader promotes the integration of content areas and literacy skills within writing tasks found in a variety of learning environments
Co-host Katie Gardner:
Katie is an Elementary English as a Second Language Teacher in Salisbury, North Carolina. She is an Apple Distinguished Educator Class of 2017 and a National Board Certified Teacher in English as a New Language. She has a passion for creating blended learning lessons to engage early learners and support second language acquisition. Katie has been a featured presenter or workshop leader at National early learning, technology, and ESL conferences
Co-host Traci Piltz:
Traci is an award-winning educator, with nearly 20 years of experience teaching young learners. She holds an M.Ed. degree in early childhood reading & literacy, and has spent the past 6 years of her career as a technology integration specialist.