Events and activities.
MLLC hosts events that explore key ideas in language and literacies, as well as disseminating contemporary research on language and literacy teaching. Activities include panel discussions, speaker series, and webinars, as well as workshops and professional development engagements. Check the calendar for updated events.
MLLC brings together scholars, practitioners, industry leaders, and policy makers to explore and synthesize key ideas in language and literacy learning.
MLLC hosts researchers and scholars in the field of language and literacy to share their expertise. In addition, faculty from MLLC present at a range of venues across Missouri, the USA, and internationally.
With its interdisciplinary focus, MLLC seeks to makes its work as accessible as possible to the widest possible audience. Our hosted webinars allow scholars from disparate fields and locations to speak to a global audience.
Ongoing event partners.
Comprehensive Literacy State Development Program
MLLC collaborates with the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and the Show Me Literacies Collaborative to enhance and develop language and literacy learning across the state of Missouri. Through the Comprehensive Literacy State Development Program, funded with $18 million by the United States Department of Education, MLLC works with the state to advance literacy skills for children from birth through grade 12.
Missouri Writing Project
MLLC collaborates with the Missouri Writing Project to bring effective teaching practices to teachers of writing throughout the state.