2022 Summer Spark workshops


Learn strategies to reignite your literacy instruction

Our Approach

Here’s why schools partner with Smekens Education.

1. We help educators improve reading and writing instruction with strategies that are simple and effective.

2. Our professional development is so practical that you can start implementing right away.

3. We think learning should be fun. (That includes professional learning, too!)

How it works

Learn simple strategies

Take the mystery out of best-practice reading and writing instruction.

Start implementing

Execute classroom-tested strategies with your own students right away.

Impact every student

Build successful readers and writers with practical strategies that work.

“When we can get everybody on the same page…they see value in that.”

Tara Bush, Principal 

Olive Township Elementary – New Carlisle, IN

“Your trainers are top experts—they know their stuff! That’s very important.”

Nakia Nicholson, Executive Director

Holson Solutions, Inc. – Lanham, MD
“I knew that the product that you would be providing for us would be what we needed.”

Susan Wardell, Principal

Holland Township School – Milford, NJ
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