Daylong Summits

School Literacy & Culture offers two summits during the academic year, in fall and spring. These daylong programs, hosted at Rice University, bring early literacy educators together in a collaborative environment, featuring keynote speakers, breakout sessions and hands-on workshops.

Daylong Summit Opportunities

Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019

This one-day conference will offer sessions that provide both theoretical depth as well as practical applications. The conference is for teachers of toddlers through first grade, administrators and interested parents.

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2019 Fall Early Literacy Summit Schedule

 8:30–9:00 a.m.  Registration in Dean’s Commons
 9:00–9:15 a.m.  Welcome in Hudspeth Auditorium
 9:25–10:45 a.m.  Session 1
 11:00 a.m.–noon  Session 2
 12:15–1:15 p.m.  Lunch at South Servery
 1:30–2:50 p.m.  Session 3
 2:50–3:00 p.m.  Reflections and Evaluations

Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020

Join Rice University’s School Literacy and Culture for our 21st annual Early Literacy Summit.

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Friday, Jan. 31, 2020

Join Rice’s School Literacy and Culture at this inaugural summit for administrators of early childhood programs, established in honor of renowned author and educator Vivian Gussin Paley.

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