2022-2023 | Early Literacy Strategies in Action: Phonological Awareness (Cohort 16)

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Registration open through 2/17/2023 5:00 PM Mountain Time (US & Canada)

This professional learning meets on Saturday, February 25th, 2023, from 9:00-12:00.

Early Literacy Strategies in Action: Phonological Awareness

This training will focus on the critical component skills of phonological awareness. The linguistic hierarchy of phonological awareness skill development will be described and a general continuum of phonological skill development in the areas of rhyming, alliteration, blending and segmenting will be discussed. Strategies and activities that facilitate the development of phonological awareness skills will be shared.


Denise Calcanis is and Early Childhood Instructional Coach with the CREC serving Lovington, Ruidoso, and Roswell teachers. Denise earned her bachelor’s degree in Special Education with a minor in Reading. She also holds a Master’s degree in Education with an emphasis in Reading and Literacy from Eastern New Mexico University in Portales. She has 7 years experience as a Special Education teacher in both elementary and secondary school and 6 years of experience teaching in a NM PreK classroom. 


Sylvia Roberts is an Early Childhood Instructional Coach (ECIC).


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