Feeding Two Birds with One Worm

On Saturday, November 15, 2014 at the Four Points Sheridan Hotel in Meriden, CT myON Digital Library sponsored a Common Core Workshop featuring Dr. Beryl Irene Bailey. The title of the workshop, Feeding Two Birds with One Worm: Implementing the ELA CCSSs using Social Studies Content was attended by educators from across the state of CT. More than 50 Central Office Administrators, principals, literacy coaches and teachers from Greenwich, Stamford, Bridgeport, Norwalk, Trumbull, Waterbury, Hartford, East Hartford, Bloomfield, New Haven, and Eastford took time from their Saturday morning to enhance their Common Core knowledge. Of all the attendees, the most impressive was the participation of Kathy Falco, teacher of the deaf from the American School for the Deaf. Kathy was accompanied by two translators who facilitated Kathy’s active engagement in the workshop.