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a·cad·e·my   noun   /əˈkadəmē/
plural acad·e·mies

  • A place of study or training in a special field.

The Richard O. Jacobson Center for Comprehensive Literacy and the Reading Recovery Program of Iowa welcome you to the Sixth Annual Jacobson Center and Reading Recovery Literacy Academy – a place of study and training in Partnerships in Comprehensive Literacy and Reading Recovery – held October 2-3, 2017 at the University of Northern Iowa Maucker Union.

Specific strands will be available for:

  • Reading Recovery teachers and teacher leaders
  • Comprehensive Literacy Model (CLM) coaches and classroom teachers
  • Comprehensive Intervention Model (CIM) coaches, CIM teachers, and interventionists
  • Partnerships in Comprehensive Literacy (PCL) Administrators

Keynote speakers include Jan Burkins, Writer, editor, and consultant and Dr. Julia Douetil, Director of the International Centre (Retired), University College London.

Keynote Speakers

Jan Miller Burkins

Julia Douetil