Upcoming Workshops

Dynamic Mini-Lessons for Teaching Reading & Writing

MERRILLVILLE, IN (Radisson Hotel)
April 8, 2015 Dynamic Mini-Lessons for Teaching Reading
April 9, 2015 Dynamic Mini-Lessons for Teaching Writing

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (Ritz Charles, Carmel)
April 13, 2015 Dynamic Mini-Lessons for Teaching Reading
April 14, 2015 Dynamic Mini-Lessons for Teaching Writing

HUNTINGBURG, IN (Huntingburg Event Center)
April 16, 2015 Dynamic Mini-Lessons for Teaching Reading
April 17, 2015 Dynamic Mini-Lessons for Teaching Writing

SPRINGFIELD, IL (Hilton Garden Inn)
April 20, 2015 Dynamic Mini-Lessons for Teaching Reading
April 21, 2015 Dynamic Mini-Lessons for Teaching Writing

CHICAGO, IL (Holiday Inn, Countryside)
April 23, 2015 Dynamic Mini-Lessons for Teaching Reading
April 24, 2015 Dynamic Mini-Lessons for Teaching Writing

 

Literacy Retreat 2015

FRENCH LICK, IN (French Lick Springs Hotel)
June 9-10, 2015

CHICAGO, IL (Drury Lane Conference Center)
June 16-17, 2015

MIDDLEBURY, IN (Essenhaus Inn)
June 23-24, 2015

Back-to-School Literacy Conference

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (Radisson Hotel, Airport)
July 13, 2015 An Introduction to Literacy Stations (R1)
July 14, 2015 Launching an Effective K-5 Reading Block (R2)
July 15, 2015 Launching the Writer's Workshop (W1)
July 16, 2015 Teaching Writing Skills All Year Long (W2)

CINCINNATI, OH (Holiday Inn, Eastgate)
July 29, 2015 An Introduction to Literacy Stations (R1)
July 29, 2015 Launching the Writer's Workshop (W1)
July 30, 2015 Launching an Effective K-5 Reading Block (R2)
July 30, 2015 Teaching Writing Skills All Year Long (W2)

MERRILLVILLE, IN (Radisson Hotel)
August 3, 2015 An Introduction to Literacy Stations (R1)
August 3, 2015 Launching the Writer's Workshop (W1)
August 4, 2015 Launching an Effective K-5 Reading Block (R2)
August 4, 2015 Teaching Writing Skills All Year Long (W2)

CHICAGO, IL (Holiday Inn, Countryside)
August 6, 2015 An Introduction to Literacy Stations (R1)
August 6, 2015 Launching the Writer's Workshop (W1)
August 7, 2015 Launching an Effective K-5 Reading Block (R2)
August 7, 2015 Teaching Writing Skills All Year Long (W2)




 
What are teachers saying about Smekens Education Workshops?
 

Workshop excerpts:

Dynamic Mini-Lessons for Teaching Reading:


Dynamic Mini-Lessons for Teaching Writing:


An Introduction to Literacy Stations:


Launching an Effective K-5 Reading Block:


Launching the Writer's Workshop:


Teaching Writing Skills All Year Long:


"100% valuable! 100% motivating!"D. Carlson

"Great for all grades--even K!"K. Niepokoj

"Multitude of useable ideas!"S. Armstead