SIU Summer Literacy Exchange Conference

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This conference has been cancelled due to low enrollment


Rise Up, Engage, and Mobilize for Literacy!

The SIU Summer Literacy Exchange has been planned and organized by local teachers to help engage and energize your classroom. We invite you to kick-start your school year by:

  • Collaborating with colleagues
  • Engaging in meaningful dialog
  • Sharing ideas, content, and strategies

The following strands relate to the conference theme and are presented to encourage discussion about best practices in teaching K-12 and adult literacy: Student Engagement; Digital and Media Literacies; School/Community Partnerships; Teacher Collaboration; Advocacy, Equity, and Social Justice; Children’s and Young Adult Literature; and Working with Limited Resources in Rural Communities.

Sponsored by the Department of Curriculum and Instruction in Partnership with the Southern Illinois Reading Council