Solutions to Help Teen Newcomers Thrive
Learn about a new series of books with survival vocabulary cards and activities developed specifically for teen newcomers. Built around critical topics, these 28 fiction and nonfiction books help immigrant teens thrive. Every attendee will be entered in a drawing for free books.
Wednesday, January 11
11:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m. PDT / 2:00 or 4:00 p.m. EDT
Pick which time works best for you!
Director of Literacy
Jill Haney is an author and reading consultant who has presented at numerous local, state, and national
conferences. Author of four evidence-based literacy programs for students with special needs and
learning differences (including Teen Emergent Reader Libraries and PCI Reading Program), Haney is an
advocate for research-based teaching strategies that promote literacy for all students. A former San
Antonio Independent School District teacher, Haney’s inspiration is her two children, one of whom has
autism and is nonverbal.