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EUP Literacy Summit- Opening Minds


EUP Literacy Alliance

Connect * Educate * Achieve

The work of our literacy alliance will greatly improve community programs, practices, and procedures in the Eastern Upper Peninsula.
The EUP Literacy Alliance is committed to
  • build the capacity of the School-wide and Community-wide Practices in Literacy.
  • create an environment of support for educators, students, families, and the greater community that promotes development and learning of the whole child.
  • support educators with identifying  literacy needs and develop strategies centered around the Essential Practices. 
  • expand on our collaborative network of community partners centered around literacy 
  • collect data to evaluate systems, inform decisions and inform stakeholders 

The EUP Literacy Alliance will host its first Literacy Summit on Friday, October 4, 2019. 

Conference Times: 8:30 am -3:30 pm
Conference Overview
: 7:30 am-8:30 am
Key Note: 8:30-9:45
Here is a sneak peak into what you might expect:
Session A: 10:00-11:30
Session B: 12:15-1:45
Session C: 2:00-3:30
Conference Presenters
  • Dr. Meghan Block
  • Dr. Peter Johnston
  • Dr. Kathryn Roberts
  • Dr. Chad Waldron
  • Wendy Miller
  • Dr. Donna Fiebelkorn
  • Rachel Fuerer, Tammy Hazley, Ruthann Stark
  • Per Person $150 
  • LSSU and BMCC Students: $30
  • Teacher Cadets(High School Students) $30
  • Coffee Bar and Sweets (sponsored By mBank and MEEMIC Doug Laprade Insurance Agency)
  • Boxed Lunch
Thank You Event Sponsors:
MEEMIC Doug Laprade Insurance Agency
mBank- Sault Ste. Marie
REMC 22- Website Design
Location: Lake Superior State University, 650 W. Easterday Ave. Sault Ste. Marie, MI
 Wisdomwhere Registration: Conference Link