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Third grade students read a script together

Literacies@Chicago is organized by faculty in the Curriculum and Instruction department who coordinate the MEd in Language, Literacies, and Learning and the PhD in the Literacy, Language and Culture programs.

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Super Saturday 2020 workshop in the Make Good Lab

Super Saturday is an annual professional development day for K-12 teachers and leaders. Chicago area educators come to UIC for hands-on workshops on topics like using culturally relevant texts, rethinking reading response, linguistically-responsive instruction, place-based teaching and learning, digital and maker literacies, socially-just literacy teaching, and more.

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Elementary students make slime in the Make Good Lab

In 2019, the College of Education opened the “Make Good Lab,” a unique educational makerspace on the first floor of the ETMSW building. Learn more on the Make Good Lab website.

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