On-demand videos on today's most relevant reading and writing topics for K-12 teachers.

Upcoming Workshops

Smekens Education seeks to provide relevant support for educators through our regional workshop series. Each season, we offer research-based, best-practice instruction on a variety of topics. Here’s what’s coming up next on our calendar… 

Back-to-School Literacy Conference 
CHICAGO, IL (Holiday Inn Countryside)
August 1, 2014 Teaching Writing Skills All Year Long (W2) (SESSION FULL)
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (Hilton Indianapolis North)
CHICAGO, IL (Holiday Inn, Countryside)
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (Radisson Hotel Indianapolis Airport)
October 1/2, 2014
CHICAGO, IL (Holiday Inn, Countryside)
October 8/9, 2014
CINCINNATI, OH (Holiday Inn Eastgate)
October 15/16, 2014
FORT WAYNE, IN (Landmark Centre)
HUNTINGBURG, IN (Huntingburg Event Center)
CHICAGO, IL (Holiday Inn, Countryside)
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (Ritz Charles, Carmel)

What are teachers saying about Smekens Education Workshops?

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

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

"Multitude of useable ideas!"S. Armstead