Reading & writing strategies that get results

 
The 2020 Smekens Literacy Retreat is a professional “getaway” for teachers…a time to rethink and recharge…a chance to learn best practice literacy strategies that can be applied right away. During six powerful sessions over two days, you'll acquire the tools and the motivation to address some of today's biggest challenges in teaching reading and writing.
 

Choose Your Location

French Lick Springs Resort

French Lick Springs Resort

French Lick, IN - June 9-10, 2020

Shipshewana Event Center

Shipshewana Event Center

Shipshewana, IN - June 16-17, 2020

Drury Lane Theatre

Drury Lane Theatre

Chicago, IL - June 25-26, 2020

 

5 Steps to Improve Student Achievement in Writing
Free Resource

Learn the five essential steps to help students become stronger writers.
 

Join hundreds of school districts who have learned strategies to build strong readers and writers.

 
Michele Massa, Title I Teacher
Kettering City School District, Kettering, OH
Julie Cox, District Language Arts Coach
Danville School District 118, Danville, IL
Charlene Ball, Assistant Superintendent
Covington Independent Public Schools, Covington, KY
   




How to Grow with Smekens
Learn Simple & Effective Strategies
Discover how to take the mystery
out of teaching reading & writing.
Start Implementing
Execute classroom-ready strategies with
your own students right away.
Impact Every Student
Build successful readers & writers
with practical strategies that work.

 

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