Upcoming Appearances

Tim Shanahan speaks and conducts workshops around the country (and the world) throughout the year. This page updates frequently so check back regularly. Various agencies and groups host these presentations, and it is up to them whether a session is open to the public. Please contact them directly for further details.
  • 21 - 22 Mar, 2019

    Integrating Reading and Writing Instruction // Teaching Students to Read Complex Text Across the Curriculum

    Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 30 - 30 Mar, 2019

    Improving Reading Achievement in High Poverty Schools

    Philadelphia Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA https://www.nsba.org/conference

    Presentation at National School Boards Association conference.

  • 01 Apr, 2019

    Discussion of Literacy Education

    Bethlehem, PA

    Discussion with Mike Grabarits about what it takes to improve reading achievement.

  • 02 Apr, 2019

    What it take to improve reading achievement/Teaching with complex text

    Berks County Intermediate Unit, Reading, PA
  • 03 Apr, 2019

    What does it take to improve reading achievement?

    Central Ohio ESC
  • 04 Apr, 2019

    What does it take to improve reading?/Writing and its impact on reading

    Archdiocese of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 05 Apr, 2019

    Teaching Reading with Complex Text

    Archdiocese of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 12 - 12 Apr, 2019

    Disciplinary Literacy

    Victoria Inn, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada http://www.readingmanitoba.org/adolescent-literacy-summit.html

    Cyndie and I will make a series of presentations at the Adolescent Literacy Summit

  • 27 - 27 Apr, 2019

    How to Improve Reading Achievement / Teaching with Complex Text

    Lundring Events Center, Thousand Oaks, CA http://crlpstatewideoffice.ucsd.edu/

    Two presentations: one on what the research says needs to be done to raise reading achievement and the other on teaching with complex text

  • 06 - 06 May, 2019

    Teaching with Text Complexity

    Orange County Department of Education, California
  • 06 - 06 Jun, 2019

    Disciplinary Literacy

    Warren County Schools, Bowling Green, KY
  • 10 Jun, 2019

    To Be Determined

    Just Read, Florida! Orlando, FL
  • 19 - 19 Jun, 2019

    How to Improve Reading Achievement

    Atlanta, GA https://openupresources.org/
  • 25 Jun, 2019

    Teaching with Complex Text

    Iowa Reading Association Conference, Des Moines, Iowa https://www.iowareading.org/Iowa_Reading_Association/Conference_Information.htm
  • 26 Jun, 2019

    To Be Determined

    Louisiana State Department of Education, New Orleans, LA
  • 15 - 15 Jul, 2019

    To Be Determined

    Orlando, FL
  • 21 - 22 Jul, 2019

    To Be Determined

    Lawrence Township, IN
  • 24 - 24 Jul, 2019

    To Be Determined

    Panama City, FL
  • 30 Jul, 2019

    How to Improve Reading Achievement/Teaching with Text Complexity

    Warren County Schools, Bowling Green, Kentucky
  • 31 Jul, 2019

    Teaching with Complex Text

    Summer County Schools, TN
  • 27 Aug, 2019

    To Be Determined

    Yelm, WA
  • 11 - 12 Sep, 2019

    To Be Determined

    Wichita, KS
  • 17 Sep, 2019

    To Be Determined

    Plainfield, IL
  • 10 - 13 Oct, 2019

    To Be Determined

    New Orleans, LA https://literacyworldwide.org/meetings-events/annual-conference/
  • 03 - 04 Nov, 2019

    To Be Determined

    National Center for Family Literacy, Louisville, KY http://conference.familieslearning.org/
  • 19 - 19 Mar, 2019

    Adolescent Literacy: Teaching with Complex Texts

    Hyatt Regency Columbus, Columbus, OH http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Learning-in-Ohio/Literacy/Striving-Readers-Comprehensive-Literacy-Grant

    Speaking for the state of Ohio at its Striving Reader Conference.

  • 16 - 16 Mar, 2019

    Close Reading

    McCormick Convention Center, Chicago, IL http://empower.ascd.org/Default.aspx?gclid=CjwKCAiA99vhBRBnEiwAwpk-uN7i6f_DydDTFkRgJFIVua3wVTyOEpSq93DEtFp9WAPOgipT0mYVmhoCQ80QAvD_BwE

    Speaking at the annual ASCD meeting in Chicago

21 - 22 Mar, 2019

Integrating Reading and Writing Instruction // Teaching Students to Read Complex Text Across the Curriculum

Salt Lake City, Utah
30 - 30 Mar, 2019

Improving Reading Achievement in High Poverty Schools

Philadelphia Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA
https://www.nsba.org/conference

Presentation at National School Boards Association conference.

01 Apr, 2019

Discussion of Literacy Education

Bethlehem, PA

Discussion with Mike Grabarits about what it takes to improve reading achievement.

02 Apr, 2019

What it take to improve reading achievement/Teaching with complex text

Berks County Intermediate Unit, Reading, PA
03 Apr, 2019

What does it take to improve reading achievement?

Central Ohio ESC
04 Apr, 2019

What does it take to improve reading?/Writing and its impact on reading

Archdiocese of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
05 Apr, 2019

Teaching Reading with Complex Text

Archdiocese of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
12 - 12 Apr, 2019

Disciplinary Literacy

Victoria Inn, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
http://www.readingmanitoba.org/adolescent-literacy-summit.html

Cyndie and I will make a series of presentations at the Adolescent Literacy Summit

27 - 27 Apr, 2019

How to Improve Reading Achievement / Teaching with Complex Text

Lundring Events Center, Thousand Oaks, CA
http://crlpstatewideoffice.ucsd.edu/

Two presentations: one on what the research says needs to be done to raise reading achievement and the other on teaching with complex text

06 - 06 May, 2019

Teaching with Text Complexity

Orange County Department of Education, California
06 - 06 Jun, 2019

Disciplinary Literacy

Warren County Schools, Bowling Green, KY
10 Jun, 2019

To Be Determined

Just Read, Florida! Orlando, FL
19 - 19 Jun, 2019

How to Improve Reading Achievement

Atlanta, GA
25 Jun, 2019

Teaching with Complex Text

Iowa Reading Association Conference, Des Moines, Iowa
26 Jun, 2019

To Be Determined

Louisiana State Department of Education, New Orleans, LA
15 - 15 Jul, 2019

To Be Determined

Orlando, FL
21 - 22 Jul, 2019

To Be Determined

Lawrence Township, IN
24 - 24 Jul, 2019

To Be Determined

Panama City, FL
30 Jul, 2019

How to Improve Reading Achievement/Teaching with Text Complexity

Warren County Schools, Bowling Green, Kentucky
31 Jul, 2019

Teaching with Complex Text

Summer County Schools, TN
27 Aug, 2019

To Be Determined

Yelm, WA
11 - 12 Sep, 2019

To Be Determined

Wichita, KS
17 Sep, 2019

To Be Determined

Plainfield, IL
10 - 13 Oct, 2019

To Be Determined

New Orleans, LA
03 - 04 Nov, 2019

To Be Determined

National Center for Family Literacy, Louisville, KY
19 - 19 Mar, 2019

Adolescent Literacy: Teaching with Complex Texts

Hyatt Regency Columbus, Columbus, OH
16 - 16 Mar, 2019

Close Reading

McCormick Convention Center, Chicago, IL

One of the world’s premier literacy educators.

He studies reading and writing across all ages and abilities. Feel free to contact him.