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Mount Teacher Institute

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Effective Literacy Practices for Content Reading K-12

4th Annual Mount Teacher Institute:

** New Date! ** June 24, 2014 • 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Mount St. Mary's University, Frederick Campus
5350 Spectrum Drive, Frederick, Md. 21703
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Online Registration Now Open
Registration Deadline June 20, 2014
Cancellation Deadline June 10, 2014

► Submit a Breakout Session Proposal by March 15, 2014

The Mount Teacher Institute is an opportunity for teachers to engage in a day of professional development, skill building and enrichment. This annual event has been successful in providing educational sessions as well as MSDE and PA ACT 48 credits for local teachers.

Participants are encouraged to bring their own "device" - laptop, iPad

Admission Includes

  • Keynote speaker
  • 3 breakout sessions
  • A copy of Quality Reading Instruction in the Age of Common Core Standards
  • Box lunch and refreshments
  • MSDE/PA ACT 48: Continuing Ed credit available at additional cost


Linda G. Gambrell, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of Education at Clemson University, South Carolina will be the Keynote Speaker at the 4th Annual Mount Teacher Institute. She is the co-editor of Quality Reading Instruction in the Age of Common Core Standards.

Linda B. Gambrell is Distinguished Professor of Education in the Eugene T. Moore School of Education at Clemson University where she teaches graduate and undergraduate literacy courses. From 1999-2006 she was the Director of the School of Education at Clemson University. Prior to coming to Clemson University, she was Associate Dean for Research in the College of Education at the University of Maryland - College Park. Her major research areas are literacy motivation, reading coprehension, and the role of discussion in teaching and learning



8:30 a.m.
Registration and Refreshments
Welcome and Keynote Speaker
Break, Network and Visit Vendors
Break-out Session I
1-2 p.m.
Break-out Session II
Break-out Session III
MSDE/ACT 48 Info Session


Education Students:

Download a Flyer (pdf)
Download a Syllabus for MSDE credit (pdf)
Download Reading Instruction Chapter (pdf)

For more information contact Dr. Carolyn Cook at

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