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Wednesday, July 24 • 4:00pm - 5:05pm
At the Core of Research: Databases and Wikis are Cool Tools that work for Grades K-2(CC)

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The research process needs to begin as early as Kindergarten. Students in early childhood grades are able to access databases, record their findings and collaborate on wikis. These early learners are so proud of their accomplishments and view themselves as capable researchers, beginning at the age of five. You will be amazed to view some of their products and hear testimonials from teachers who were reluctant to begin the research process in the primary grades.


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Suzy Rabbat

Media Literacy and the Common Core Specialist, Arlington Heights School District 25
Suzy Rabbat is a school library media consultant in the Chicago area. After 16 years of classroom teaching experience, spanning grades Kindergarten through eight, she completed a Master’s of Library and Information Science Degree and shifted her instructional focus to research and technology. She served as a K-5 school librarian for nine years before taking on the role of district coordinator of the Arlington Heights School District 25... Read More →
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Dr. Dale Truding

Assistant Superintendent for Student Learning, Arlington Heights District 25
Dr. Truding has 43 consecutive years in education in 7 different states and 11 different suburban school districts. Dr. Truding has served as a teacher, coach, consultant, principal, director and Assistant Superintendent for Student Learning. Truding has also designed two new schools; one in Birmingham, Alabama (Trace Crossings School) and one in Birmingham Michigan (Birmingham Covington School-BCS). | Dr. Truding's Doctorate in Educational... Read More →


Wednesday July 24, 2013 4:00pm - 5:05pm
Cambridge - 4th Floor (A wing)

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