Authentic Writing and Literacy
We keep hearing about the importance of including authentic writing tasks in literacy education. But what does that really look like in a typical classroom?
In this webinar, Randy Fairfield will provide strategies for engaging learners in authentic writing tasks, and will share some of the digital tools he recommends for creating deeper literacy learning experiences.
About the Presenter:
Randy Fairfield has an M.Ed in Professional Studies in Teaching and Learning and currently serves as a Technology/Instructional Coach at Carmichael Middle School in the Richland School District in Eastern Washington. He is a distinguished educator that was able to leverage educational technology to achieve student-centered outcomes in a dropout recovery school, in a parent partnership program, and in high-poverty schools.
Randy is especially passionate about leveraging educational technology to connect with students and their families. He recently became the first Google for Education Certified Trainer in Eastern Washington, is the state's only Edmodo Certified Trainer, and also recently became a Hapara Certified Educator.