Creating Engaging Early Childhood Literacy Centers
Foundational literacy skills and resources.
After this webinar, participants will be able to:
- Define literacy
- Name the five foundational reading skills
- Align literacy skills to resources
- Create meaningful literacy centers
Dr. Tamie Pratt-Fartro is the national Early Childhood Subject Matter Expert at School Specialty. She has 20 years of experience serving the education community as early childhood/elementary teacher, reading specialist, literacy coach, professional development specialist, and teacher-educator. As university professor and consultant, Tamie conducted multiple research studies on literacy, play, kindergarten transition, reflective teaching, and leadership. She authored / co-authored numerous book chapters, articles, and a coaching text, and enjoys presenting her work nationally and internationally. Tamie holds a PhD in Education, Literacy and Policy, a MA in Instruction and Curriculum, and a BLS in Human Development. Tamie is a certified Leadership and Performance Coach and Mind in the Making Facilitator.