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New Worlds Reading

New Worlds Reading Initiative

Teacher Professional Learning

The New Worlds Reading Initiative Teacher Professional Learning, created in partnership with the Florida Department of Education and the UF Lastinger Center for Learning is a new FREE professional development opportunity for VPK-5 classroom teachers in Florida’s public and charter schools.

What is it?

  • Training and resources that connect the New Worlds Reading Initiative home book delivery program to classroom-based school literacy instruction
  • 1.5-day, in-person institute (breakfast, lunch and snacks provided)

 

 

Who is eligible?

VPK through 5th grade classroom teachers in Florida’s public and charter schools.

Why participate?

  • Participants will receive a $450 stipend
  • Connect New Worlds Reading book delivery to classroom instruction 
  • Gain knowledge on the science of reading
  • Learn how to use children’s literature to teach the B.E.S.T. Standards
  • Improve student literacy outcomes

When does enrollment begin?

Coming soon!

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Where are the sessions held?

Coming soon!

If you want to receive direct communication about our programs, including updates or enrollment notifications, please fill out the Program Interest Form form below!

Learn more about: New Worlds Reading