2015 SJC Summer Literacy Institute

Screen Shot 2015-06-29 at 3.46.53 PMSan Jacinto College will host its annual Summer Literacy Institute on July 30 and 31 at the San Jacinto College South Campus.

This year’s theme is “Driving Forces Behind Today’s Literacy.” Topics include House Bill 5, Adult Basic Education, Developmental Education, and acceleration models to college readiness. Session strands include mathematics, Integrated Reading and Writing, student success, Promising and Special Programs, and English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL).

Educators at all levels, local and statewide, are invited to attend. Online registration is now open through July 29, and on-site registration will also be available on July 30 and 31. The registration fee is $70. The event will take place at the South Campus inside the student center (building 11) banquet room, S11.250. On-site registration will be from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., with breakfast beginning at 8 a.m. The San Jacinto College South Campus is located at 13735 Beamer Road in Houston.

For online registration, please visit https://secure.touchnet.com/C22834_ustores/web/store_main.jsp?STOREID=5&STCATID=2. For questions or more information, please contact Kina Lara at kina.lara@sjcd.edu or Joanie DeForest at joanie.deforest@sjcd.edu.