Sturbridge Host Hotel Sturbridge, MA Registration begins at 8:15 AM and the seminar runs from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
Presented by national literacy expert, Marianne Nice.
This new seminar is appropriate for both those who have not attended Lively Letters trainings and for those who have.
Marianne will present research findings, followed by engaging activities that have been shown to boost student performance in each of the five skill areas of Phonemic Awareness, Phonics, Fluency, Vocabulary, and Comprehension. Logistics for delivering services in multiple settings will be discussed. The instructional tips shared will be appropriate for students within all tiers of multi-tiered systems of support. All participants will receive five continuing education hours, and speech language pathologists will also receive .5 ASHA CEUs.
Presented by Marianne Nice, MS, CCC-SLP. Marianne is a speech language pathologist and a certified reading specialist. She is on the adjunct faculty at UNH within the Communication Sciences and Disorders Department. As a vetted Turn Around Coach for the New Hampshire Dept of Ed., Marianne consults regularly to school districts on school change and closing reading achievement gaps. Marianne is also the lead national trainer for Reading with TLC. She is the owner and director of Language and Learning Connections in Portsmouth, NH where she provides clinical services to language and literacy challenged individuals. Known for her warm, passionate style of presenting and her down-to-earth rapport with her participants, Marianne speaks regularly at local and national level conventions.