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Polishing the Diamond: Refining the Tools in Your Teacher Leader Toolkit

Tuesday, June 12 - Friday, June 15, 2018  Louisville, Kentucky

Download the Preview Book

Required Readings:
Download the required, preliminary readings and handouts here.

Book your Hotel:
All sessions will be held at the Hyatt Regency Louisville – Louisville, Kentucky  

Who Should Attend:
The Teacher Leader Institute is required professional development for active, certified teacher leaders, and teacher leaders-in-training in the United States. Reading Recovery trainers and trainers in training also attend the Institute.

General Session Speakers:
Gay Su Pinnell and Irene Fountas
Billie Askew and a panel of teacher leaders
Nancy Anderson
Linda Dorn, Adria Klein, and a panel of teacher leaders

SongLake Books (Lead), Hameray Publishing Group (Bronze), Blueberry Hill Books (Friend)

Benchmark Education
Blueberry Hill Books 
MaryRuth Books
Kaeden Publishing

Pioneer Valley Books
Heinemann Publishing
RR Books
Scholastic Education
SongLake Books 
Stop Falling Productions 

Local visitor information, shopping, and entertainment

Bring your Diamonds to TLI:

Help send a teacher leader to the 2019 National Reading Recovery & K-6 Literacy Conference. Bring your jewelry donations to TLI for the Bring Your Bling Silent Auction. Funds raised will go toward a Teacher Leader Professional Development Grant for the 2019 National Reading Recovery & K-6 Literacy Conference. Items can be dropped off Tuesday, June 12 and Wednesday, June 13 to Annie Opat, Development Committee Chair. The silent auction will run all day on Thursday.


All payments will be by credit card and due at the time you register online. No Purchase Orders or checks will be accepted this year.
Questions: conferenceinfo@readingrecovery.org
Thank you and we look forward to seeing you in June!