Literacy Study Group

Closed event. Meetings are held once a month.

2017-18 Dates: October 27, 2017; January 19, 2018; March 23, 2018; May 18, 2018

The Literacy Study Group allows a platform for key leaders in our SURN member school divisions and across the state to discuss literacy needs and inspire developments to carry into our learning setting.

Benefits of the SURN Literacy Study Group include:
  • Interacting with Dr. Denise Johnson, reading education faculty at the school of education, the College of William and Mary
  • Developing a network for literacy leaders
  • Collaborating on program evaluation design
  • Serving as an advisory committee for SURN projects
  • Learning and discussing the latest research
  • Assessing common professional development needs
  • Discussing common critical issues
  • Identifying research-based resources
  • Promoting leadership development
  • Addressing literacy coach certification needs
Please email [[surn]] if you have any questions.

Driving Directions

The study group is being held on the campus of The College of William and Mary in the School of Education's Professional Development Center. The address is 301 Monticello Avenue, Williamsburg, VA. A parking pass is required and will be emailed to participants.

SOE

 From Richmond and points west:

  • Take Interstate 64 East to exit 234 (Route 199 East) towards Lightfoot.
  • Follow Route 199 approximately 6 miles to the Monticello Avenue exit.
  • At the bottom of the ramp, turn left at the stop light onto Monticello Avenue.
  • Stay on Monticello Avenue for approximately 1.5 miles. At the sixth light, you’ll see a large sign on the right for the School of Education. Turn right at the light.
  • Park in the lot specified on your parking pass. Be sure to display your parking permit which will be emailed.

 From Norfolk and points east:

  • Take Interstate 64 West to exit 242A (Route 199 West) towards Williamsburg and Jamestown.
  • Follow Route 199 approximately 6 miles to the Monticello Avenue exit.
  • At the bottom of the ramp, bear to the right onto Monticello Avenue.
  • Stay on Monticello Avenue for approximately 1.5 miles. At the sixth light, you’ll see a large sign on the right for the School of Education. Turn right at the light.
  • Park in the lot specified on your parking pass. Be sure to display your parking permit which will be emailed.

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Email [[surn]] for any questions on events or registration.