Thu Sep 28, 2017 5:00pm – 7:30pm

Literacy Forum: “Language and Learning–Home, School, and Community”

Sponsored by: CALAS, NHPS, and Literacy Coalition of Greater New Haven, with Gateway Community College

A Literacy Forum on “Language and Learning: Home, School, and Community” will be held Thursday, September 28 at 5:00 p.m. (program begins at 5:30).  Hosting the event will be the New Haven Public Schools (NHPS), at the Dr. Reginald Mayo Early Childhood School, 185 Goffe Street.

Part of a Literacy Forum series, the discussion will feature panelists:

  Ann Anderberg, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Education, Eastern Connecticut State University

  Marilyn Calderón, M.Ed., Executive Director, Connecticut Parent Power

  Luis Chavez-Brumell, Manager, Young Minds & Family Learning Department, New Haven Public Library

  Coral Ortiz, Hillhouse H.S. valedictorian 2017, former member of New Haven & Connecticut Boards of Education

Moderator: Abie Benítez, Ph.D., Director of Instruction & English-Language Learning, NHPS.

Welcome from Madeline Negrón, Ph.D., Director of Instruction & Early Childhood, NHPS.

All are welcome and admission is free, with light refreshments provided, but seating is limited.

Please register:

Sponsors of the September 28 Forum are the Connecticut Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents and Literacy Coalition of Greater New Haven, as well as the New Haven Public Schools.

Admission: Free
Dr. Reginald Mayo Early Childhood School
185 Goffe Street
New Haven
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