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Sunday, January 31 • 1:00pm - 2:30pm
1 - Keynote: What are we Missing in Literacy? Why We Keep Walking Even Though We Know How To Fly

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We know more now than we have ever known. About teaching. About communities. About literacy. About what puts kids on the path to success. And about all the different kinds of successes that can coexist. Why is it, then, that in many schools, these things continue to elude us? We are a profession that knows how to fly. Yet, many of us remain bound to the act of walking. We are so powerful. And creative. And connected. We can be more than yesterday’s orthodoxy. We can be bigger than today’s problems. We have tomorrow’s vision.

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Cornelius Minor

Educator, The Minor Collective
Cornelius Minor is a Brooklyn-based educator. He works with teachers, school leaders, and leaders of community-based organizations to support equitable literacy reform in cities (and sometimes villages) across the globe. His latest book, We Got This, explores how the work of creating... Read More →

Sunday January 31, 2021 1:00pm - 2:30pm EST
  Live Keynote/Featured, Classroom