Close Reading for Meaning Instructional Leadership and Management
1-Day Institute

Excellent implementation of the Close Reading for Meaning method starts with the instructional leader.  During this one-day intensive, network and school leaders will learn how to ensure that Close Reading for Meaning runs at a high-level across classrooms, grade-levels and schools. Participants will come away with:

  • A clear vision for what exemplary Close Reading for Meaning instruction looks like in the classroom
  • A roadmap for student mastery of Close Reading for Meaning broken into cycles of instruction throughout the school-year
  • Structures and systems for leading effective planning meetings while building teacher capacity to do so independently
  • Efficient systems for using data to drive rapid improvement of teacher practice
  • Expertise crafting Strategic Leading Plans that compel proactive rather than reactive leadership
  • Clear systems for effectively managing their own time to ensure quality Close Reading for Meaning across classrooms and schools
  • Lavinia Group’s latest thinking and resources on the leading of Close Reading for Meaning

WHO SHOULD COME:   This training is designed for school leaders, instructional coaches, and network leaders and teachers of grades K-8 who are ready to take their leadership of the Close Reading for Meaning method to the next level.

PREREQUISITE: Close Reading for Meaning 101
*Note: In order to ensure leaders receive robust personal attention and feedback, attendance for this institute is especially limited.

May 15, 2019 (NY)
September 24, 2019 (DC)
September 26, 2019 (NY)
May 7, 2020 (NY)
May 20, 2020 (NY)

TIMING: 9:00am – 3:30pm

WHERE: NY Sessions
Teach For America
25 Broadway, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10004

WHERE: DC Sessions
Friendship Community Office
1400 1st Street NW, 3rd Floor
Washington D.C. 20001

PRICING: $900 per participant (includes 1-day institute, all materials, lunch & snacks)