Wabash Valley Education Center

~*WVEC Literacy Conference (K-8) - A Special 2-Day Event - DAY 2

Calling all Instructional Coaches & K-8 Classroom Teachers! This annual conference is for you! Every year, we work to provide the most relevant topics in the area of literacy instruction! We are excited for the new tips, strategies, and resources our presenters have for you! Join us as we roll out the red carpet for an action packed day filled with literacy best practices! Jamey Peavler, Hilary Statum, Kyle Kline, and other presenters will shine the spotlight on the latest research-based literacy practices to bring back to your school the very next day! We can't wait to see you there!

Register for Day 1, Day 2, or both days! THIS REGISTRATION IS FOR DAY 2




Day 2 Agenda:
Primary Sessions
Student Based Coaching
SoR 101: Where do we go from here?
Bring Back Read Alouds
Sight Word Showdown

Intermediate Sessions
Student Based Coaching
Unlocking the Power of AI
Enhancing ESL Instruction
Content Area Literacy Best Practices



Want to register for Day 1 - Click Here


Day 1 Agenda:
Jamey Peavler (AM): Focus First on Core Instruction
Jamey Peavler (PM): How We Teach is as Important as What We Teach






Multiple Presenters!


Hilary Statum
Hilary (Florence) Statum is a Kindergarten Teacher and National Presenter from Middle Tennessee.  She has 12 years of teaching experience in kindergarten, transitional-first, fourth, and fifth grades. Hilary holds her Master’s degree in Instructional Leadership from David Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from both her graduate and undergraduate level courses.

Hilary frequently travels around the United States as a featured speaker. You can book Hilary for presentations using the email address: hilarystatum@gmail.com or the “CONTACT” section above. Some of her favorite topics include Simple STEM for the Primary Classroom, Flexible Seating, Classroom Culture, Pairing High-Interest Books with Standards-Driven Activities, Magical Math, Raising Observation Scores, Classroom Organization, and Learning Inspired by Play.

You can connect with Hilary on all social media platforms using the handle @pencilstopigtails

Kyle Kline
Kyle Kline is a Google Certified Trainer and the Coordinator of Digital Learning at Twin Lakes School Corporation in Monticello, Indiana. He has 6 years of experience as a technology integration specialist with a background of 13 years teaching mathematics at the high school level. He regularly integrated Twitter (@MrKline_EdTech), flipped lessons, blended learning, and many other web tools into his daily lessons. As an education technology speaker, Kyle's passion is working with educators and students and watching their eyes light up when they learn something new that can help them in the classroom or their daily lives. He is a ViewSonic Authorized Trainer and a member of the Indiana Connected Educators, an ISTE affiliate.


Date: Friday, September 22, 2023
Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time Both Days - (lunch on your own)

Location: Beck Ag Center


Cost: $125/Service Center Member or $250/District not belonging to a Service Center*

This is a WVEC Title III and Title IV Consortium Eligible Conference!

*Cost of all workshops are based on membership in an Indiana Educational Service Center (ESC). Any registrants who are not members of an ESC in the state of Indiana will be required to pay the non-member fee.

**See cancellation policy below

Cancellation Policy

* Registrants who notify WVEC of their cancellation on or before the registration deadline date will not be required to pay the registration fee.
* Registrants who cancel after the registration deadline but before the workshop date or call to cancel on the day of the workshop will pay 50% of the registration fee.
* Registrants who neglect to call or notify the WVEC of their cancellation will be responsible for paying the full fee.
* On official school corporation weather-related cancellation days, registrants will not be required to pay registration fees.


Registration open through 9/20/2023 11:30 AM EST


Beck Ag Center
4550 U.S. Highway 52 West
West Lafayette, IN 47906

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Wabash Valley Education Center
3061 Benton Street
West Lafayette, IN 47906