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Florida Literacy Conference Programs by VALF

posted Mar 28, 2011, 6:59 AM by Gina Bingham   [ updated Mar 28, 2011, 7:04 AM ]

Don't miss this great opportunity at the Florida Literacy Conference!

Session Title: E-readers and Literacy: A Vision for the Future

Date/Time: Thursday, May 5; 9:00 am to 10:15 am

Session Title: Giving Your Grant a Competitive Edge Part 1

Date/Time: Thursday, May 5; 1:30 pm to 2:45 pm

Session Title: Thursday, May 5; 3:15 pm to 4:45 pm

Date/Time: Giving Your Grant a Competitive Edge Part 2 and Volunteers for Adult Literacy in Florida (VALF) Annual Meeting



Thursday, May 5th ---  VALF Board Meeting 5 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Free Webinar Sponsored by Volunteers for Adult Literacy in Florida (VALF)

posted Mar 10, 2011, 5:37 AM by Gina Bingham   [ updated Mar 10, 2011, 6:05 AM ]

Mixing in Math webinar: March 17, 10:00-11:00am EST
On a tight budget? Looking for resources for Summer Reading 2011? Learn how librarians and literacy coordinators are using Mixing in Math, a set of FREE materials in English and Spanish that add math to story times, displays, and crafts. At this webinar, librarians and others who work with families in libraries will share experiences using Mixing in Math activities, introduce you to the over 200 resources, and show you how they sprinkle a little math into what they already do: story times, family events, book displays, and summer reading programs. You'll also receive materials from Mix in Math for Summer Reading 2011. Come ready to explore shapes, sizes, and patterns in everyday life!  Vonda Bryant with the Broward County Public Library will join a panel to share how she has used Mixing in Math with her literacy program.  Check the Mixing in Math website:
http://mixinginmath.terc.edu to learn more.
To register or for questions about Mixing in Math, please contact Nuria Jaumot-Pascual at
nuria_jaumot@terc.edu or at 617-873-9663.   Also, please copy valflorida@hotmail.com as you register.

Upcoming Face-to-Face Meeting - March 19th

posted Mar 2, 2011, 6:03 AM by Gina Bingham

Location:  Florida Correctional Academy in Orlando
2301 Meeting Place, Orlando, FL  32814
Hosted by Sharon Wedel
If you are interested in attending this meeting or are interested in becoming a VALF board member, please email us at valflorida@hotmail.com

posted Mar 2, 2011, 5:54 AM by Gina Bingham   [ updated Mar 2, 2011, 6:06 AM ]

Tallahasee Meeting

posted Mar 12, 2010, 1:35 PM by Ava Brillat

The next VALF board meeting will be in Tahallasee at the Leon County Library, from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm.

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