Learn about the “Science of Reading”
Discover how background knowledge is influencing how we approach reading comprehension
Understand how Hong Kong’s initiative for reading across the curriculum supports the building of background knowledge
Explore how Raz-Plus can be implemented in the classroom for the purpose of building background knowledge and reading across the curriculum
Ms. Jennifer Nigh
Director, International Academics and Curriculum, Learning A-Z
As an experienced U.S. educator and literacy specialist, Jennifer believes in the expertise of the teacher and the power of literacy. In her role as Director-International Academics and Curriculum, Jennifer’s mission is to empower educators around the world with the knowledge, resources, and research that can help every student reach their fullest potential. Jennifer is currently earning her PhD in Curriculum and Instruction – Literacy from Kent State University.
Mr. Kostas Pexos
The International Curriculum Consultant of Learning A-Z
Kostas Pexos has been involved in the field of education for more than 20 years. After graduating from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada, he began his career as an ESL/EFL teacher, working with students of all levels and backgrounds. Kostas is currently working with Learning A-Z as an International Academic and Curriculum Consultant providing Professional Development and Consulting services in Asia, Latin America, Europe and the Middle East.
The First 10 Registered Attendees can get a half year license of one of Learning A-Z products:
Date: 10 May 2019 (Friday)
Time: 4:00pm – 5:30pm (Registration starts at 3:45pm)
Venue: UR1, CityU SCOPE Admiralty Learning Centre
(8/F, United Centre, 95 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong)
ABOUT LEARNING A-Z
Learning A-Z is an education technology company dedicated to provide English literacy program for teachers and students. Their reading resources are used over 180 counties and are proven to be successful in empowering teachers by providing over 50,000 reading and teachering resources. Through interactive reading platform, Learning A-Z also successful in inspiring and motivating students read and learn.
Learning A-Z Exclusive Partner in Hong Kong
Tel.: 2572 7228 | Fax: 2575 8822
Email: [email protected]