Whitney La Rocca

Whitney La Rocca is an elementary literacy coach and has spent over 20 years working with young readers and writers. She enjoys delivering professional development and coaching teachers in best practices to empower children to create their identities in the world of literacy.


Beyond the Book

If you’d like to book Whitney for your school or district’s next PD, email pd@stenhouse.com to consult with our PD Specialist or click the blue “Book This Author” icon.

Presentation Titles: 

  • Patterns of Power: Inviting Young Writers into the Conventions of Language (Grades 1–5)
  • Personalize Learning Through Small-Group Instruction and Conferring Reading or Writing (Grades K–5) 
  • Provide Feedback that Matters to Writers (Grades K–5)