The Reading Council of Greater Winnipeg (RCGW) has been dedicated to promoting literacy and developing lifelong readers since 1956. We have a proud history of being a literacy leader in Winnipeg and its surrounding area. We are a Special Area Group of Educators (SAGE) of the Manitoba Teachers' Society and a local council of the International Literacy Association.
RCGW provides professional development for educators, shares resources and ideas on our website, celebrates I Love to Read month, promotes literacy in the community, honours literacy leaders and up-and-coming teacher candidates, and supports literacy projects. Join RCGW today!
Current Trends in Literacy Assessment and Instruction: Effective Reading Assessment and Dynamic Guided Reading Instruction (Grades 1-8)
Presented by Theresa Hyrich, M.Ed. and Sandra Janzen, M.Ed.
Thursday, February 6, 2020 – MTS McMaster House (191 Harcourt Street)
Theresa Hyrich, M.Ed., was a classroom teacher for over 18 years and taught kindergarten to Grade 5 classes. She also had roles as a Reading Recovery teacher, resource teacher, multi-age teacher and a literacy support teacher before becoming a certified reading clinician with Clinical Support Services in the Winnipeg School Division. She has been employed in many school divisions throughout the province, including Lord Selkirk School Division, Sunrise School Division, Seven Oaks School Division and began her career in the Transcona Springfield School Division.
Sandra Janzen, M.Ed., is a certified reading clinician working with Clinical Support Services in the Winnipeg School Division. Prior to becoming a reading clinician, Sandra had over 22 years of classroom experience, teaching Grades 1-9 in Louis Riel School Division and at a private school in Winnipeg.
RCGW Member Price: $20.00
RCGW Non-Member Price: $25.00
October 13, 2021 at 4:30 p.m. on Zoom
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