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Upcoming PRESS workshops 2015-16

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Summer Reading Programs

MCRR is teaming up again this summer with the Institute of Reading Development for Summer Reading Programs. Details here.


2015-2016 Educational Psychology Colloquium Series - Assessing reading for understanding: A theory-based, developmentally-sensitive approach

Wednesday, September 30
12 - 1 p.m.
Room 325 Education Sciences Building
Join us for the first in our colloquium series as John Sabatini, Ph.D., principal research scientist from the Educational Testing Service’s Global Research Center and Research & Development Division speaks about his IES-funded grant to develop pre-K-12 comprehension assessments.


October 9, 2015
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Brooklyn Park, MN

Learn about PRESS at the MAASFEP 2015 Fall Conference! PRESS Literacy Coordinator, Kathy Patton, will present a session titled "Efficient Use of Data to Determine Appropriate Early Literacy Interventions." Learn more about the conference here.

MCRR at Education Minnesota

October 15, 2015
St. Paul River Centre
St. Paul, MN

Visit the MCRR booth during Education Minnesota and learn more about our research and current initiatives.

PRESS Tier 2 Interventions & Progress Monitoring

October 23, 2015
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Cost: $300.00

Explore the PRESS data-driven decision making practice for targeting and implementing skill-based, small group interventions. This workshop will introduce continuous progress monitoring as part of the Tier 2 intervention process, emphasizing decision-making using ongoing, reliable data collection. Participants will also learn about and see demonstrations of specific interventions for K-5 students. Workshop includes PRESS Intervention and Assessment Manuals, and CEUs. Register here.


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