Presentations

Presenter Materials

Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) in Early Childhood: Extending Conversations panel (Ewen, Grafwallner, Weyer, Pruette, Squires)

Kristin Bernhard, Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning

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  • Georgia's Early Learning System: From Research to Practice to Outcomes

Shelley Billig, RMC Research Corporation

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  • Advancing Early Learning Through Family Engagement: Ideas for State-Level Action

Sarah Caverly, American Institutes for Research

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  • Supporting Your Team in Creating a Climate of Respect and Understanding: Safe and Supportive Learning Environments

Linda Cavazos, REL Southwest

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  • Meeting the Literacy Needs of Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners through Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Practices

Don Doggett, McCormick County School District, South Carolina

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  • Doing What Matters for Early Learning: High-Quality Leadership in the Age of ESSA

M. Christine Dwyer, Mid-Atlantic Comprehensive Center

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  • Data Literacy in Early Childhood: Practical Strategies, Tips, and Tools
  • Leveraging Local Needs Assessments and Plan Development to Support Early Learning in ESSA
  • Pre-K-3 Literacy Continuum

Leslie Janes, EarlyEdU Alliance

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  • Early EdU Alliance: Transforming Teacher Preparation Program Quality
  • EarlyEdU Alliance: Transforming the Field of Early Learning

Marcia Kosanovich, REL Southeast

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  • Pre-K–3 Literacy Continuum
  • Teaching Foundational Reading Skills: Overview of the Practice Guide and Professional Learning Community Materials

Laurie Lee, REL Southeast; Kevin Smith, REL Southeast

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  • Evidence-Based K-3 Literacy Tools to Help Ensure Quality Instruction

Trent Sharp, American Institutes for Research; Danielle Ewen, EducationCounsel; Hanah Goldberg, Georgia Early Education Alliance for Ready Students (GEEARS)

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  • Using Data Visualization and GIS Mapping for Early Childhood

Jim Squires, National Institute for Early Education Research/Center for Enhancing Early Learning Outcomes

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Sheryl Turner, RMC Research Corporation

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Carey Wright, State Superintendent, Mississippi Department of Education

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  • High-Quality Early Childhood Education: Pathway to Kindergarten Readiness and Academic Achievement
NAESP Panel (Ross, Morgan, Burdette, and Wilson)

Pre-K-3 Literacy Continuum Panel (Kosanovich, Turner, and Dwyer)