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Online Courses

Guided Reading and Writing: Strategies for Maximum Student Achievement

Presenter: Marsha Spears 6 Weeks | $139 Course Starts Monthly | Earn Graduate Credit or CEUs Learn More  Register Around 30% of students in sixth grade already have trouble with basic reading and writing. These literacy problems affect performance across subject areas, and they often leave teachers wondering how to help. Get the professional development training you need to improve student literacy as an accomplished...

Response to Intervention: Reading Strategies That Work

Presenter: Wendell Christensen 6 Weeks | $139 Course Starts Monthly | Earn Graduate Credit or CEUs Learn More  Register Wouldn't it be wonderful if we could be proactive in helping our struggling readers? Well, we can! In this six-week course, you'll learn response to intervention (RTI) strategies that ensure the struggling readers in your classroom get the help and education they need. RTI is research...

Guided Reading: Strategies for the Differentiated Classroom

Presenter: Marsha Spears 6 Weeks | $139 Course Starts Monthly | Earn Graduate Credit or CEUs Learn More  Register Now more than ever, today's teachers are grappling with the question of how to reach struggling readers. While there are no quick fixes, thousands of teachers are combining the principles of differentiated instruction and guided reading with unparalleled success. Mixed in the right proportion, these popular strategies...

The Differentiated Instruction and Response to Intervention Connection

Presenter: Marsha Spears 6 Weeks | $139 Course Starts Monthly | Earn Graduate Credit or CEUs Learn More  Register Today’s teachers are using two powerful approaches—Differentiated Instruction (DI) and Response to Intervention (RTI)—to help every child succeed academically. In this course, you’ll learn how to put this “dynamic duo” to work in your own classroom teaching and lesson plans. You’ll start by exploring different learning styles and...

Teaching Students With Autism: Strategies for Success

Presenter: Ellen Arnold, Ed.D. 6 Weeks | $139 Course Starts Monthly | Earn Graduate Credit or CEUs Learn More  Register Just 20 years ago, we didn't see students with autism in our classrooms. But today, we teach children with high-functioning autism and Asperger's Syndrome right alongside their neurotypical peers. Reaching and teaching these students requires a delicate balancing act: understanding how their brains are wired, helping...

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