Non-Profit Organization Supporting literacy and providing ELA Professional Development
Across Long Island, NY
LILAC Save the Dates!
Become a Member Today!
For the 2022-2023 School Year, your $40.00 membership gives you many member benefits throughout the year, as well as the ongoing connection to a supportive network of ELA colleagues throughout Long Island.
LILAC Winter professional Development Workshop and Networking Event
Friday, December 9, 2022 from 12:00- 3:00 PM
We are pleased to offer the workshop “Harnessing the Power of Emotions in the ELA Classroom" with Kate Cordes. In addition to this professional development workshop, last year’s LILAC mini-grant winners will present their programs. Lunch will be provided at the festive Irish Coffee Pub venue.
LILAC March 24, 2023 Spring Conference
Learning Through Authentic Instruction
Dr. Shane Templeton- Professor, Researcher, and Author Leading Consultant and Researcher in Vocabulary Development, K-12 Kelly Gallagher Teacher, Author, Speaker, Coach Dedicated to helping students become better readers and writers
*Registration includes continental breakfast, three course luncheon, two workshops, two keynote speakers, exhibitor sessions and conference materials
LILAC Mini-Grant Program
Applications will be accepted from October 24, 2022 through December 9, 2022.
LILAC offers two annual mini-grant awards for $500 each, one elementary and one secondary. The members of our Mini-Grant Committee review all applications and choose the best ideas to support the learning needs of a targeted group of students or of a larger population.
To apply, please complete the Mini-Grant Application Form following all directions carefully.