Thu, Sep 02 | Wichita

Literacy through the Arts Conference

This conference provides Professional Development sessions to educators, pre-service teachers, community members, and parents with opportunities to explore arts integration communities of practice. Let's Celebrate Literacy, and Be the Village!
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Literacy through the Arts Conference

Time & Location

Sep 02, 7:30 AM CDT – Sep 03, 5:00 PM CDT
Wichita, 1845 Fairmount St #56, Wichita, KS 67260, USA

About the Event

COVID-19 NOTE:

This conference is an event presented by Storytime Village, in partnership with Wichita State University's College of Applied Studies. It is scheduled to be an in-person event in September of 2021. The execution of this conference is subject to Wichita State University's campus health protocols. Conference room accommodations will reflect the current CDC regulations.

In alignment with Wichita State's campus health protocols, all students, faculty, staff, and visitors — regardless of vaccination status — will be required to wear a mask in all campus classrooms and laboratories. Additionally, we encourage all members of our campus community to wear masks in all other indoor campus locations.

Thursday, September 2nd: Literacy through the Arts

Friday, September 3rd: Special Topic, Diversity and Equity in Literacy and Education

With Keynote Speakers:

Dr. Carmen Tafolla

Dr. Gwendolyn Mukes

Presentations:

  • Arts Integration: An Introduction for Administrators, Arts Specialists, and Teachers
  • Arts Integration and Literacy
  • A Program Evaluation of an Early Learning Center for Disadvantaged Students
  • A World of "One Another"
  • Blackout Poems for Student Literacy
  • Connecting Literacy to Food, Gardens, and Cooking
  • Creating an Illustrated Accordion Book
  • Exploring a New Professional Learning Model: Environmental Education Workshops that Connect Visual Literacy and STEM Subjects
  • Exploring Literacy through Storytelling: The Salina Storytelling Project
  • Grab N' Go Strategies for Art Integration and Literacy
  • Hip Hop Spelling
  • “Imitation of Life” – Creative Theater… And How You Can Create It
  • Integrating Music, Movement, Drama, and the Arts in Literacy
  • Literacy and Ways of Knowing through Arts-Based Interpretive Activities
  • Literacy through Lyric Writing
  • Poetry in Motion
  • Poverty and Trauma’s Impact on Children
  • Statewide Initiatives for Literacy and the Arts
  • Strategies to Impact Urban Elementary Student Reading Achievement in the Classroom and After-School Academic Enrichment Programs
  • Teacher Self-Care
  • The "Back to School Daze"
  • The Best Way to Read Aloud to a Child
  • The Music and Literacy Connection
  • Using Visual Supports to Support Literacy: A How-To Approach
  • Visual Storytellers: Narrative Devices in Art

Tickets
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  • Full-Access, Two-Day
    $150
    +$3.75 Service fee
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  • One-Day Access, Day 1
    $100
    +$2.50 Service fee
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  • One-Day Access, Day 2
    $100
    +$2.50 Service fee
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  • Read & Rise Breakfast Add-On
    $30
    +$0.75 Service fee
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  • Student, Full Two-Day Access
    $55
    +$1.38 Service fee
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  • Student, One-Day Access
    $25
    +$0.63 Service fee
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  • Conference Presenter
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  • Purchase Order Registration
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