6-Traits Professional Learning

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6-Traits PD for K-12 teachers

Empowering teachers with best-practice writing strategies
 
On-Site 6-Traits Training for K-12 Literacy Instruction
Work with Smekens Education to design customized on-site school trainings that are focused on the unique needs of your school.
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On-Demand 6-Traits Training for K-12 Literacy Instruction
Enjoy 24-7 access to engaging literacy training videos that focus specifically on strategies to teach the 6 Traits of Writing.
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Online 6-Traits Training for K-12 Literacy Instruction
Experience the power of Kristina Smekens' full-day Six-Traits workshops when you enroll in an online course.
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Regional 6-Traits Training for K-12 Literacy Instruction
Make teaching the 6 Traits a priority and attend a regional writing workshop led by Kristina Smekens.
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Making best-practice writing a reality
A trusted provider of staff development in the areas of reading and writing, the Smekens team is well known for showing teachers practical and effective ways to implement the 6 Traits of Writing.
 
For more than a decade, Smekens Education has been supporting schools throughout the Midwest with customized on-site professional development and regional workshops focusing on the traits and other literacy topics. Now, with the addition of on-demand professional development videos from webPD and online courses from webAcademy, Smekens training is impacting teachers throughout the United States and the world.