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Boosting Literacy with Book Creator
Book Creator seamlessly supports the five pillars of early literacy - phonemic awareness, phonics, vocabulary, fluency, and comprehension - offering educators a solution to bolster young learners’ reading and writing skills. In this webinar with Randi Ahrndt and Jon Smith, you'll discover how Book Creator fosters creativity, collaboration, and critical thinking, making it an essential component of your literacy toolkit.
Not only is Book Creator a powerful literacy tool, but it’s also a catalyst for student growth across the curriculum. Join us to explore practical examples and best practices for using Book Creator in diverse educational contexts to promote engaged learners.
Join Randi Ahrndt and Jon Smith of Book Creator as they will empower you with the knowledge and skills needed to enhance literacy instruction using Book Creator. Attendees will be equipped with practical strategies and insights that can be applied across the curriculum, enabling them to create dynamic, student-centered learning experiences that support literacy development and drive educational success.
Randi Ahrndt - Head of Literacy Learning Book Creator
Randi Ahrndt, a former elementary teacher, literacy coach, and principal, is a committed advocate for literacy education. In her current position as Head of Literacy Learning at Book Creator, she strives to make research-based literacy best practices accessible to all, emphasizing the belief that when we have knowledge of ways we can do better, we have the power to transform
Jon Smith - Senior Teacher Success Manager, Book Creator
Jon Smith is the Senior Teacher Success Manager for Book Creator and an Apple Distinguished Educator class of 2015. Jon was a special education teacher for 12 years before spending 7 years as a Technology Integration Specialist where his digital book projects attracted attention for their global reach and practical approaches to integrating trans-literacy practices into the classroom. He is married with 3 children. Jon is a scratch golfer. In his spare time, he details cars. You can connect with Jon on Twitter @theipodteacher
Audience: Curriculum Directors, Tech Directors, Technology Integrators, Media Specialists, Teachers
Upon registration, you will then receive a Zoom meeting invite to connect to the webinar prior to the event. The session will be recorded and available for review for all registered attendees.
If you have any questions about the webinar, please email Sean McDonough at [email protected]