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Developing a Reading Brain

Saturday, October 26, 2019, 4:30 PM

In partnership with The Rotary Cob of Marietta Metro and Kiwanis Club of Marietta, the Early Learning Center is excited to offer a training for parents, caregivers, and early learning workers that will focus on things you can do in the early years to create a pathway to reading.  All activities will focus on children who are birth-early 4s.   Our guest trainer is Kelley Provence.  Kelley has more than 25 years of experience developing and implementing programming across literacy disciplines. Her work includes: 1. Early Literacy Community programming for parents and childcare providers (birth-4); 2. In-school pullout programs to remediate elementary school children; 3. Developing academic catch-up programs for ESL students; 4. ABE programming for adults and 5. Family Literacy programming focused on teaching parents how to prepare their children (birth-5) to be ready to read and how to help their children build reading fluency (ages 5-13). Work roles include:  Executive Director of LVA-Newton County, Executive Director of the Learning Center-Newton County, Principal of Peachtree Academy-Conyers, Academic Director of the Global Village Project-Decatur, Academic Specialist, Teacher, Community Engagement Instructor and Senior Advisor, Partnerships at LAI.  BA from the University of Texas in Austin,   MBA-Information Systems from University of Connecticut in Storrs.

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