Dr. John Collins is Back this Fall!

November 9 and 10, 2021

ANNOUNCING...

The Capital Area Intermediate Unit is excited to offer two professional development sessions in-person with Dr. John Collins!

Session #1: Introduction to Collins Writing

Tuesday, Nov. 9th, 8:30am-3pm

55 Miller Street

Summerdale, PA

Do you have new staff that need training in Collins Writing? Or veteran teachers that need a refresher? Are you interested in learning how to incorporate writing across all content areas?


Join us on November 9, 2021 from 8:30-3:00 at the CAIU. Cost of this session is only $25 per person which includes book/ materials! (Lunch not included)


Register on Frontline

Session#2: The Retrieval Routine - Short, Easy to Assess Writing Activities to Promote Content Understanding and Literacy in Grades 3-12

Wednesday, Nov. 10th, 8:30am-3pm

55 Miller Street

Summerdale, PA

NEW WORKSHOP!!! Quizzes are the single most powerful strategy to improve long-term retention of content. This session will explore how teachers can easily apply the research regarding frequent low-stakes quizzes while improving the literacy skills of students. The Collins Retrieval Routine is a strategy that will improve overall student performance. Knowledge of Collins Writing is not required for participation.


Join us on November 10, 2021 from 8:30-3:00 at the CAIU. Cost of this session is only $25 per person which includes materials! (Lunch not included)


Register on Frontline

Questions or Suggestions?

Contact Ami Healy, CAIU Training and Consultation Supervisor