Fall Literacy Conference

Fall 2017 Literacy Conference


Saturday, September 30, 2017






Humboldt State University

Founders Hall Building



Registration 8:30-9:00

Conference Sessions 9:00-4:00

Closing Session for unit 4:00-4:30



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General Information


Best Literacy Practices Through Research-Based Strategies


Keynote:  Amy K. Conley, English Teacher, Fortuna High School  

Author of:  Teachers, Mindset, Motivation and Mastery Research Translated to K-12 Practices.  Amy will speak about positive psychology, mastery, purpose, connection, motivation and how it connects to our classrooms.


Literacy Conference Schedule:  

Click on schedule to download and view full PDF Literacy Conference schedule.


Date & Time:  Saturday, September 30, 2017, 8:30am-4:30pm

Location:  Humboldt State University Founders Hall

Registration Fees:  

  • General Registration: $75
  • RWP TC, CATE, BTSA, $65; (Please bring CATE/BTSA membership info to registration/check-in.)
  • Current HSU or CR student $40.  (Please bring current student ID to registration/check-in.)
  • On-site registration is available on conference day for an additional $20.

Invoicing:  If your school or district would like to pay for their teaching staff or paraprofessionals to attend, invoicing is a payment option.  Redwood Writing Project is happy to assist you with invoicing as a payment option.  Please have the business manager, principal or superintendent send an email to rwp@humboldt.edu with a list of those that wish to register.  Include the participant’s name, email, and grade/subject currently teaching as well as the contact information for the person who handles business at your school or district.

College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences Students:  Lisa Bond-Maupin, the new Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS), has graciously agreed to sponsor a limited amount of seats for this year’s Literacy Conference.  If you are a student within CAHSS, you may contact our office directly at rwp@humboldt.edu with the below information and we will register you for the Literacy Conference.  Spaces are limited and are available on a first-come-first-serve basis.  Reserve your space now!

Please send an email to rwp@humboldt.edu with the following:

  • Your Name
  • Major
  • Class ranking (frosh, sophomore, junior, senior, graduate)
  • Phone
  • Student ID number




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 RWP Storefront Instructions available here.


HSU Extended Education Units Offered:

  • Cost:  $40 for 0.5 unit available
  • Online unit registration and credit card payment information will be completed on site, during the conference’s closing session.  Please bring Visa or Master card for unit payment online.




Mailing Address

mailing address

Mailing Address:
Humboldt State University
Redwood Writing Project
1 Harpst Street
Bret Harte House (BHH)
House 52
Arcata, CA 95521

Office Hours:

Monday-Thursday 8:30am-1:30pm