2 Day Seminars
IN-PERSON COURSE LOGISTICS
Basic reading skills (phonological awareness, decoding, and fluency) are essential to academic achievement. Within each area, there are many sub-skills and patterns that may determine a specific direction for instruction. This 2-day seminar will look at each component of basic reading through the lens of assessment to help determine appropriate interventions. For each area of reading, there will be review of formal assessments (e.g., CTOPP-2, WIAT-III, KTEA-3, GORT-5) and informal assessment tools (e.g., aimswebPlus, teacher-generated assessments). After reviewing testing, case studies will be used to guide a discussion around developing long-term and daily lesson plans to address student needs.
Upon completion, participants will be able to:
This course is appropriate for educators who work at the elementary and middle school levels.
Materials will be provided on-site.
GRADUATE CREDIT OPTION
Participants may elect to add 1 graduate credit to this course. Graduate credit is an additional $125 and is granted by Colorado State University-Pueblo.
1 Optional Graduate Credit
|July 11-12, 2023
8:30am - 3:00pm
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Over 98% of educators felt that their Outreach Summer Institute seminar provided them with strategies and tools that will help their students.
Meghan brings a passion for literacy and diagnostic teaching to her role as Academic Dean at the Elementary•Middle School campus. Since joining Landmark in 2006, she has served in various roles, including reading supervisor, testing coordinator, academic advisor, teacher, and tutor. Meghan has also taught courses and consulted through Landmark’s Outreach program. She graduated from Macalester College with a bachelor’s in psychology and earned her masters in moderate disabilities from Simmons University.