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    • 1 Dec 2022
    • 9:00 AM
    • 17 Feb 2023
    • 11:00 PM

    2022-23 Greater Thousand Islands Literacy Council Writing Contest Contest

    This is only for students within the Greater Thousand Islands Literacy Council region.

    Rules: 1. The topic is “Best Day Ever” Students must write an original story, essay, or poem. Assistance may be given only for spelling, punctuation, and grammar.

    2. Stories may be handwritten or typed.

    3. Please direct any questions to Judy Ehrensbeck at jehrensb@towschool.org

    Teachers:

    1. Please submit only your top three entries.

    2. Fill out the Writing Contest Entry Form for each entry and staple it to the back of each entry, with the name facing out. Please do not put any student information on the front of the entry.

    3. Fill out a Classroom Entry Form and enclose it with the Student Entry Form.

    4. Entries must be received by February 17, 2023. Send entries to Judy Ehrensbeck, Town of Webb UFSD, PO Box 38, Old Forge, NY 13420. Entries may also be sent through the BOCES PONY by sending them to WJJ attention Judy Ehrensbeck.

    5. No late entries will be accepted unless arrangements have been made prior to February 17, 2023. Judging will begin February 22, 2023.

    Prizes: 1. All participants will receive a ribbon for their participation in the contest, even if their entries are not sent in for final judging. Please indicate how many total students participated.

    2. First place winners will receive a gift certificate and two books. First place winners will be invited to read their stories at the Winners’ Reception in April.

    3. All second and third place winners will receive a special ribbon and a book. They will also be invited to read their stories at the Winners’ Reception. 

    • 7 Mar 2023
    • 21 Mar 2023
    • 2 sessions
    • Online via Zoom
    Register


    Join the Niagara Frontier Reading Council for our 
    Spring 2023 
    Professional Book Discussion Group!

    Read & Discuss
    Leonard S. Marcus'

    YOU CAN'T SAY THAT!: Writers for Young People Talk about Censorship, Free Expression, and the Stories They Have to Tell.

    Just pick up the book  at your favorite bookstore and join us for two meetings.  Discuss the book with great colleagues during the first  meeting and meet the author for a discussion and Q & A during the second meeting.  All meetings will take place virtually on Zoom.

    First Discussion Meeting: March 7

    Second Discussion with Leonard S. Marcus: March 21

    Time:  6-7:30pm

         REGISTER TODAY!

    Please Note: Zoom link will be sent to registrants closer to the event sessions.




    • 24 Mar 2023
    • 25 Mar 2023
    • Albany, NY Hotel TBD


    • 18 Apr 2023
    • 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • French Road Elementary School, 488 French Rd, Rochester, NY 14618
    • 95
    Register


    *CTLE Credits are available for this event*




    • 22 Apr 2023
    • 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
    • Online via Zoom
    • 300
    Register


    • 30 Apr 2023
    • online

    Visit the www.nysreading.org and go to Awards and Grants tab for these descriptions.

    • 31 May 2023
    • online


    • 15 Jun 2023
    • online or mailed


Past events

4 Feb 2023 Live Local Literacy Virtual Event
2 Feb 2023 Wokshop 3: Digital Citizenship
1 Feb 2023 Membership website must be updated
14 Jan 2023 January 2023 Board of Directions Meeting
14 Jan 2023 NYSRA Board Meeting
14 Jan 2023 Language And Literacy Spectrum articles due
17 Nov 2022 NYSRA Conference 2022 Fireside Chat
15 Nov 2022 NFRC Reading Council Book Club Discussion with Dr. Julia B. Lindsey
15 Nov 2022 GTILC Christmas Craft Night
15 Nov 2022 ReAD Articles Due the 15th of the month
12 Nov 2022 NYSRA Conference 2022 - Cultivating Genius
12 Nov 2022 Virtual Attendance for NYSRA Conference 2022 - Cultivating Genius
11 Nov 2022 The #NYSRA22 Pre-Conference Event
8 Nov 2022 Kari Yates, Educational Author
1 Nov 2022 IRS Form 990-N completed and filed
1 Nov 2022 Membership Lists need to be posted
20 Oct 2022 Born out of Struggle: Analyzing the Origins of Hip Hop through Primary Sources
18 Oct 2022 RALC's Digital Tools to Promote Literacy and Learning
16 Oct 2022 CNY Reading Council Fall Into Books
15 Oct 2022 ReAD Articles Due the 15th of the month
12 Oct 2022 Charlotte Award presentation
1 Oct 2022 Council fees and Insurance Fees Billed to Local Councils
23 Sep 2022 Teachers As Readers
23 Sep 2022 NYSRA Board and Assembly of Delegates meetings
15 Sep 2022 ReAD Articles Due the 15th of the month
15 Aug 2022 ReAD Articles Due the 15th of the month
18 Jun 2022 NYSRA Leadership -online
15 Jun 2022 ReAD Articles Due the 15th of the month
15 Jun 2022 Expense Vouchers Due
8 Jun 2022 The Champions of Literacy Dinner is Back!
31 May 2022 Local Council Reports due
18 May 2022 Rochester Reads: Stamped for Kids
18 May 2022 USING EMAIL AND SOCIAL MEDIA TO BUILD A READING LIFE
17 May 2022 Summer Reading for Teachers
15 May 2022 ReAD Articles Due
11 May 2022 Engaging Reluctant Readers in the Classroom with The New York Public Library
5 May 2022 Reading Race: Using Multicultural Children’s Literature to Teach Racial Literacies
30 Apr 2022 NYSRA Awards and Grants Applications Due
27 Apr 2022 An Evening with Dr. Kilpatrick- Recent Advances in Understanding Word-level Reading Problems: Implications for Instruction and Intervention
15 Apr 2022 ReAD Articles Due
15 Apr 2022 ReAD newsletter articles are due the 15th of every month
6 Apr 2022 Educational Resources for Children with Print Disabilities: Visual, Physical or Reading Disabilities
24 Mar 2022 Technology and Literacy
18 Mar 2022 NYSRA BOD/AOD Meeting
16 Mar 2022 READ ACROSS AMERICA DAY WITH NORTHSHIRE BOOKSTORE
15 Mar 2022 ReAD Articles Due
5 Mar 2022 CNYRC Spring Conference Spring Into Action: Reading & Writing for Innovation
4 Mar 2022 Charlotte Award Committee Members
3 Mar 2022 Embracing Literacy In All Content areas
3 Mar 2022 ENL and Literacy
24 Feb 2022 The Impact of Poverty and Trauma on Today’s Children, and the Road Towards Building Their Resiliency
23 Feb 2022 THE PODCAST CLUB: A MODERN TWIST ON BOOK CLUBS
15 Feb 2022 ReAD Articles Due
9 Feb 2022 Professional Book Discussion Group Continues Study of SEL
5 Feb 2022 RALC's Live Local Literacy
3 Feb 2022 Brooklyn Reading Council's Virtual Game Night In
3 Feb 2022 Using Formative Assessment to Recognize Learning Impact
3 Feb 2022 Differentiation for ENL Students in the K-4 Classroom
1 Feb 2022 Membership Bills Sent
19 Jan 2022 #100 DAYS OF NOTEBOOKING & BEYOND BY MICHELLE HASELTINE
15 Jan 2022 NYSRA Board of Directors Digital Meeting
15 Jan 2022 ReAD Articles Due
5 Jan 2022 Social-Emotional Learning Event: Using the Nervous System to Manage Student Behaviors
5 Jan 2022 An Evening with Penny Kittle - Writing with Passion: reimagining the teaching of writing
17 Dec 2021 GTILC Children's Writing Contest
16 Dec 2021 The Purpose of Storytelling: Getting Kids to Visualize Their Own Story Arc
10 Dec 2021 CNY Reading Council Virtual Trivia Night: All Things Children's Lit!
30 Nov 2021 A Paraprofessionals Impact on Social Emotional Learning
17 Nov 2021 Transforming Classroom and Personal Libraries
15 Nov 2021 NYSRA Charlotte Award 2021 Award Ceremony
15 Nov 2021 ReAD Articles Due
4 Nov 2021 Rochester Reads: Equipped for Reading Success
4 Nov 2021 Empowering Teachers and Parents with Read Aloud Strategies
4 Nov 2021 The Poetic Classroom
1 Nov 2021 Membership List and Dues Billed
1 Nov 2021 IRS 990 Due
28 Oct 2021 BRC Membership Happy Hour
27 Oct 2021 NFRC Professional Book Discussion Group
27 Oct 2021 Fall Literacy Professional Panel
27 Oct 2021 Promoting Literacy in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Clinical Implications
21 Oct 2021 Re-Setting Classroom Experiences for All Learners: Cultural and Linguistic Practices through the Pandemic and Beyond
20 Oct 2021 Staten Island Reading Council Book Club
20 Oct 2021 Charlotte's Spider Bites-Charlotte Award 2023 Nominees
20 Oct 2021 Poetry and Teacher Writers with Andy Schoenborn
15 Oct 2021 ReAD Articles Due
14 Oct 2021 Seeking and Finding the Truth in a Fake News World
12 Oct 2021 International Literacy Conference 2021
7 Oct 2021 Reading Specialists Council of Suffolk Session 1
7 Oct 2021 RSCS Session 1
6 Oct 2021 The Superpower of Neuroscience: Creating a Resilient Classroom in the Post-Pandemic World
6 Oct 2021 Social-Emotional Learning Event: The Superpower of Neuroscience: Creating a Resilient Classroom in the Post-Pandemic World
5 Oct 2021 Rochester Reads: Shifting the Balance: Six Shifts
5 Oct 2021 Rochester Reads: Forged by Reading
3 Oct 2021 Fall Into Books
2 Oct 2021 RALC's Launching Literacy ONLINE Event
1 Oct 2021 RALC's Launching Literacy In-Person Event
1 Oct 2021 Council Fees and Insurance Fee Billed
29 Sep 2021 Growing Language and Literacy: Supporting ELLs; Language and Literacy Development Across Proficiency Levels
24 Sep 2021 NYSRA BOD/AOD/Leadership Meeting
15 Sep 2021 ReAD Articles Due
3 Jun 2021 Teachers As Readers
1 Jun 2021 Expense Vouchers Due
31 May 2021 NYSRA Local Council Reports Due
18 May 2021 Beyond Booklists and Black Squares: Advancing Equity & Anti-racism in Literacy Education
15 May 2021 ReAD Articles Due
6 May 2021 Donna Scanlon, Ph .D presents An Expansion on the Science of Reading
30 Apr 2021 NYSRA Awards and Grants Applications Due
22 Apr 2021 Visualization of Thought: Children's Drawings and Their Influence on Literacy Development
20 Apr 2021 NYSRA Virtual Poster Session: Presenters
20 Apr 2021 NYSRA Virtual Poster Session
15 Apr 2021 ReAD Articles Due
13 Apr 2021 Making Remote Learning Matter: Engaging Our Students and Building Their Digital Literacies
7 Apr 2021 A News Media Literacy Presentation
25 Mar 2021 Fan-based Literacies as Playful & Powerful Pedagogy with Dr. Jayne Lammers
25 Mar 2021 Math Storytelling:Using Stories to Develop Mathematical Habits of Mind
24 Mar 2021 Creating an Engaging Classroom
24 Mar 2021 Virtual Pre-Service Mentor Event
24 Mar 2021 Social-Emotional Learning and Academic Accerleration: New Connections
22 Mar 2021 Author Visit- Barbara Brown Gathers- The Secrets of Hattie Brown
20 Mar 2021 NYSRA BOD/AOD Meeting
19 Mar 2021 Teachers As Readers
18 Mar 2021 Teaching Tolerance with Text
15 Mar 2021 ReAD Articles Due
13 Mar 2021 Literacy Strategies for Virtual Instruction
6 Mar 2021 CNY Reading Council Spring Conference
3 Mar 2021 Historical fiction and nonfiction for young readers – finding the truth in both forms.
27 Feb 2021 Charlotte Award Voting
25 Feb 2021 We are ALL Teachers of Media Literacy
25 Feb 2021 Charlotte Awards: An Opportunity to Learn and to Think About Participation
15 Feb 2021 ReAD Articles Due
6 Feb 2021 RALC presents Live Local Literacy
1 Feb 2021 Membership Bills Sent
26 Jan 2021 ONWARD: Cultivating Resilience for Educators Ch. 4
23 Jan 2021 NYSRA Board of Directors Digital Meeting
21 Jan 2021 ZigZag Vocabulary
15 Jan 2021 CNY Reading Council Virtual Literary Trivia Night
15 Jan 2021 Language and Literacy Spectrum Articles Due
14 Jan 2021 Restorative Literacy: Teaching and Learning at the Interscetion of Equity, Justice, Time and Literacy with Dr. Jevon Hunter
11 Jan 2021 Teachers As Readers
15 Dec 2020 ReAD Articles Due
8 Dec 2020 An Evening with Zoi Philippakos
1 Dec 2020 2021 Charlotte Award Books
15 Nov 2020 ReAD Articles Due
13 Nov 2020 An Evening with Cornelius Minor
4 Nov 2020 Teachers As Readers
1 Nov 2020 Membership List and Dues Billed
1 Nov 2020 IRS 990 Due
23 Oct 2020 NYSRA BOD & AOD Meetings
15 Oct 2020 An Evening with Donna Scanlon
15 Oct 2020 ReAD Articles Due
7 Oct 2020 Teachers as Readers
4 Oct 2020 Central New York Reading Council's Fall Into Books
1 Oct 2020 Council Fees and Insurance Fee Billed
15 Sep 2020 ReAD Articles Due
1 Aug 2020 Awards and Grants Due
1 Jun 2020 Expense Vouchers Due
31 May 2020 NYSRA Local Council Reports Due
15 May 2020 ReAD Articles Due

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