Saturday, October 17 • 2:00pm - 2:50pm
Build Literacy Skills with Primary Sources from The Library of Congress! LIMITED

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Teaching literacy skills with primary sources is a powerful approach to engaging students,increasing their understanding of context and promoting inquiry. Primary sources enhance instruction with real-life relevance that makes learning vivid. In this interactive session, participants will take part in a model exercise and explore the unparalleled digital resources of The Library of Congress.


Sherry Levitt

Sherry Levitt, Executive Director, Teaching with Primary Sources, Northern Virginia. From 2005-2010, she served FCPS as the High School English Specialist, working with teachers and Language Arts curricula. Prior to her central office position, she was English Department chair at... Read More →

Cynthia Szwajkowski

Cynthia Szwajkowski, Assistant Director, Teaching with Primary Sources, Northern Virginia. Dr. Szwajkowski, who holds a Ph.D. in History has been with TPSNVA since 2011. She is a former Teaching American History Grant administrator, West Springfield High School department chair... Read More →

Saturday October 17, 2015 2:00pm - 2:50pm EDT

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