Professional Development

Professional Development


LITERACY WORKSHOPS
Spend a day or two at a Smekens seminar, and we guarantee you will leave with innovative, best-practice literacy strategies you can use the very next day. 
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ONLINE LITERACY PD
Use your computer, tablet, or smartphone to subscribe to 100+ professional development videos on webPD or enroll in an online course from webAcademy.
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ON-SITE LITERACY PD
Schedule one of the Smekens literacy consultants to work on site with your school or district for a day or more of customized, targeted literacy training. 
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“The best, most helpful, teacher-friendly workshop I have ever been to in my 32 years in education!
Love everything Smekens!” Dana Henley
, Seymour Redding Elementary School, Seymour, IN
 

Comprehension Mini-Lessons
Kristina Smekens shares best-practice instruction for teaching reading comprehension.
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Small-Group Guided Reading
Kristi McCullough provides a plan for purposeful instruction during the reading block.
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Literacy Retreat 2018
Kristina Smekens unveils her six newest sessions on some of today's most pressing K-12 literacy challenges.
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