Annual Literacy Essentials Conference
Unlocking Every Student's Potential Through Literacy
Saturday, March 28, 2015


Alumni Hall/Student Center

Central Connecticut State University

New Britain, CT








Past Conferences

     2013 Conference

     2012 Conference

     2011 Conference

     2010 Conference

     2009 Conference

     2008 Conference

     2007 Conference


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Practitioners, scholars, education professionals, and members of communities who are interested in ways that literacy practices can unlock every student’s learning potential are invited to send proposals for the 9th Annual Literacy Essentials Conference.



Submission Requirements – Proposals due by November 7, 2014

·   Provide information on the Proposal Submission Form (next page). Should your presentation proposal be accepted, this information will appear in the final program exactly as it has been provided by you through the submission process.

·  Email your proposal as an attached Word file (.doc or .docx) to Gina Kotsaftis (ginakotsaftis@gmail.com) AND Jen Flood (jenjf5678@gmail.com). Please indicate in the Subject area of the email: 2015 Conference Proposal

Submission Review Process

· Proposals will be blindly reviewed by a Proposal Review Committee.

· Proposals will be reviewed for clarity, connection to the theme, and potential for participant engagement.

· Proposal decisions will be emailed to Lead Presenters by December 15, 2014. 


 Click here to download the proposal submission form


For more information on proposal submission contact the Conference Co-Chairs:

Gina Kotsaftis (ginakotsaftis@gmail.com) and Jen Flood (jenjf5678@gmail.com).





School of Education and Professional Studies / Central Connecticut State University

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