Raising A Reader National Institute

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Please contact Tymisha Sweet at
tsweet@raisingareader.org for questions. 

 RAR National Institute:  Expanding the Impact of Raising A Reader

Raising A Reader is excited to host Ellen Galinsky, author of the best-selling book  Mind in the Making: The Seven Essential Life Skills Every Child Needs, at this year's Institute! Join us as we engage in discussions about how Raising A Reader's family engagement and early literacy  program promotes, develops, and strengthens the seven essential life skills that every parent can teach to help their children succeed socially, emotionally, and intellectually. 

Featured Keynote Speaker: Ellen Galinsky


Ellen Galinsky, Executive Director of Mind in the Making at the Bezos Family Foundation, helped establish the field of work and family life during her 25 year tenure as a faculty member at Bank Street College of Education. Her more than 100 books and reports include the best-selling Mind in the Making: The Seven Essential Life Skills Every Child NeedsAsk The Children, and the now classic The Six Stages of Parenthood. She has published over 300 articles in journals, books and magazines.


  • Raising A Reader National Institute

          Friday, October 28, 2016
          8:30 am - 5:00 pm


  • The Conference Center at the Maritime Institute 

         692 Maritime Boulevard
         Linthicum Heights, Maryland 21090



  • FULL DAY Fee: $100 (breakfast and lunch included)

    Full Day Special Deal: For every two (2) attendees from your organization registered, the third attendee is HALF OFF!!! 

  • HALF DAY Fee: $75 (breakfast only)

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All hotel and transportation costs and arrangements are the responsibility of the attendee. 


For more information, contact: 

Tymisha Sweet
Senior Manager, Program Quality