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Tuesday February 28, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM EST

Cost $149

*Special Offer 

Additional team members ONLY $99

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Double Tree 
4747 28th Street
Grand Rapids, MI 49512

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A block of rooms has been reserved for the MEMSPA Literacy Summit (Group Code: MEM).  Call 1.616.957.0100 to reserve your overnight accommodations. or

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Doni St. Amour 
Michigan Elementary and Middle School Principals Association 

MEMSPA and MI ASCD Collaborate to Share...

Literacy Summit 2017

Full program available soon!

Attention Literacy Leaders and Teams: Literacy development for Pre-K and K-3 is the focus of this engaging and essential learning and networking opportunity. It is no easy task to reach and teach reading to ALL students; however, Michigan is dedicated to this mission, and MEMSPA and MI ASCD has partnered to provide a powerful day of content and support!


1) Reducing Summer Reading Loss  

 2) Third Grade Reading Legislation

3) The K-3 Reading Essentials

Make plans to join educators, leaders, and literacy experts form across Michigan for a day dedicated to Pre-K and K-3 Literacy Education!

  • Keynote address by University of Michigan's Dr. Nell Duke click here for Nell's website
  • Update on current legislation and trends from MEMSPA Executive Director Paul Liabenow
  • Additional Updates and key information from MDE and Others...
  • Breakout sessions with experts, educators, and practioners

Registration includes this book   Edited by Dr. Nell Duke