Catapult Learning Monthly Webinar
Close Reading: Effective strategies for teaching close reading of complex texts, a central focus of the ELA Common Core State Standards.
In this session, you will learn:
- The process for engaging students in the close reading of complex texts
- To discover the importance of setting a clear purpose and recognizing text structure
- To gain methods for having students re-read the text and annotate it in order to examine key vocabulary, structure, language, and meaning
Presented by one of Catapult Learning’s Common Core Experts:
Diane Rymer: National Director of Professional Development
We look forward to seeing you this month as we explore this hot topic!
Diane Rymer is our Director of Professional Development and is responsible for the overall development and implementation for all of our professional development programs. Diane brings a wealth of professional development experience, including Supervisor of Professional Development at Baltimore County Public Schools and Assistant Director of Professional Development at Maryland Public Television. Diane earned her Master’s of Science/Technology for Educators from John Hopkins University and her Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from Loyola University, Maryland.