WERA Hot Topics Webinar

Washington Educational Research Association (WERA) is excited to launch a free webinar series called “Hot Topics” to its members. The “Hot Topics” webinars occur 3 – 4 times a year specific to relevant education issues and/or highlight WERA offerings that will be of interest to members.

Mark your calendars! WERA’s upcoming “Hot Topics” webinar is one you don’t want to miss. On October 21, 2019, learn about the charge of the Washington State Dyslexia Advisory Council, their recent work to identify literacy screening tools and what this means to districts across Washington. Presenters on the webinar will be: Aira Jackson, OSPI English Language Arts Director and Dyslexia Advisory Council members - Molly Branson-Thayer, Senior Director at Cultivate Learning at the University of Washington, and Elizabeth Coon, Literacy Specialist in Seattle Public Schools. Facilitating the discussion will be Nasue Nishida, WERA Board Member and Executive Director at the Center for Strengthening the Teaching Profession.

The Hot Topics webinar will take place online from 10 - 11 am, Monday, October 21, 2019. Register for the webinar here. The webinar will be recorded and made available on WERA’s website.