In this 1-hour course, you will learn how to:
- Use primary sources to “hook” students’ interest
- Help students make connections with the curriculum
- Use source texts more effectively
Jennifer Leal is a Gifted and Talented Coordinator for Rockwall ISD. She has been in education for 28 years and still enjoys the diversity of working with students, teachers, and parents each day. While teaching in Arlington ISD, she was chosen by her faculty members to be challenged and developed in the world of literacy through an organization called The Learning Network. She was fortunate to be supported by Margaret Mooney, a prominent educator, in the area of Reading and Writing. Jennifer also worked for the Learning Network from 2000 to 2005 under Margaret’s leadership as a facilitator for summer institutes. She recently received her Masters of Education.