EASTCONN provides training, professional learning and support to schools seeking to align their literacy curriculum with Connecticut Core Standards, strengthen their literacy program to best meet the needs of 21st-Century learners, implement best practices, administer and analyze literacy assessments and use data to inform instruction. EASTCONN's literacy consultants provide training, technical assistance and coaching in reading, writing, oral language and new literacies (including the CSDE-developed K-3 literacy modules). Customized training and on-site consultation are available.

Benefits: Ensure that your district's curriculum is aligned with Connecticut State Frameworks. Through literacy professional development, teachers and families are more successful at supporting students' literacy skills development.

For more information about Literacy Professional Learning, please contact:

Erin Powers-Bigler
EASTCONN Administrative Offices & Conference Center
376 Hartford Turnpike
Hampton, CT 06247
860-455-1559 , Ext.3016