Select the Presentations from the list below and you will be notified before each chosen webinar.

This series connects educators to cutting-edge research and is designed to support leaders in implementing proven, practical solutions. Join us for this excellent in-service opportunity to build the best lessons and learning environments for your district, school, and classroom.

All webinars are complimentary and take place from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. EST.

All webinars will be recorded, in case you cannot attend.

  • Literacy Webinars

    Sarah Wilson and Robyn Rogers

    September 15

    Text Training and Word Training: Blend Them to Foster Independent Reading

    Learn how balancing foundational skills and more advanced literacy skills improves decoding, spelling, grammar, comprehension, vocabulary, and writing.

    Jenny Hamilton

    September 16

    Weave Together the Critical Literacy Strands to Give Students Confidence to Read, Part 1

    Learn how a comprehensive, explicit, and systematic approach to literacy can powerfully impact your students as readers and writers.


    Jenny Hamilton

    September 23

    Weave Together the Critical Literacy Strands to Give Students Confidence to Read, Part 2

    Learn effective strategies that actively engage your students while building foundational skills in oral language development, decoding, vocabulary, grammar, fluency, comprehension, and writing.


    Nancy Chapel Eberhardt

    September 30

    Syntax: Somewhere Between Words and Text

    Explore the role of syntax—why it is important and how we teach it—as an essential instructional component.

    Helen Long

     Friday, October 3

    You Don’t Have to Be a Writer to Teach Writing

    Learn effective strategies to teach the writing process and prepare students for college and career.

    Stephanie Gottwald

    October 15

    Understanding the Neuroscience Behind Reading

    Examine how the newest research into the reading brain can help you meet the needs of your struggling readers.

    Jan Hasbrouck

    December 2

    Cultivating Strong Readers: Activities to Build Fluency

    Learn ways to pair your everyday practice with targeted instructional tactics to promote accuracy and speed and find new ways to help your students become exceptional readers.

    Joan Sedita

    November 12

    A Best-Practices Instructional Routine for Writing in the Content Areas

    Learn a set of evidence-based instructional practices that help students in grades 4–12 learn to write and write to learn.

    Toni Backstrom

    November 18

    State-Level Movements to Teaching Literacy

    Learn about collaboration with state DOEs that helps educators nationwide implement best practices in teaching reading and spelling.

  • Math Webinars

    Jenny Mendoza

    October 16

    From Graphing to Laughing:
    Web-Based ELL Math Activities

    Learn to connect targeted, explicit, systematic instruction in the classroom with stimulating online activities to increase mental math skills.

    Michele Douglass

    October 24

    The Power of Multiple Strategies in Mathematics

    Learn to build the relationship between conceptual and procedural knowledge that empowers students to be successful in higher mathematics.

    Jenny Mendoza

    November 7

    Math Fact Fluency That Will Boost Your Students’ Confidence

    Learn strategies for teaching fluency in critical math facts that make solving complex math problems less challenging and more automatic.

    John Woodward

    November 17

    Assessment Practices for Elementary and Middle School Students Struggling in Math

    Learn about the need for a range of research-based assessments that capture student progress in mathematics in order to meet today's rigorous expectations.

  • Behavior Webinars

    Jeffrey Sprague

    October 2

    Do Your Students Feel Listened to, Connected, Cared for, and Safe?

    Learn about a systematic and sophisticated approach that provides students opportunities to change behavior and improve learning.

    Kathleen Keelan

    October 21

    Combating Cyberbullying: Understanding the Magnified Effect of Online Harassment

    Learn how to band together to effectively teach students and adults how to prevent bullying and cyberbullying in the digital age.

    Terry Scott

    November 21

    Functional-Based Assessment and Intervention: A Simplified Tier II Process

    Learn how Functional Behavioral Assessment and a simple Behavior Intervention Plan can be conducted with typical school personnel as part of a prevention effort.

  • Technology Webinars

    Laura Chervenak

    October 8

    Powerful Instructional Modeling Strategies

    Learn key instructional modeling strategies for integrating technology in the classroom that will improve the effectiveness of your professional development workshops.

    Martin Horejsi

    October 22

    Technology: Integrating to Motivate, Part 1— Practice in Private, Succeed in Public

    Learn how appropriately integrated technology provides opportunities for students to explore challenging concepts and critical skills individually and as part of the whole class.


    Martin Horejsi

    October 29

    Technology: Integrating to Motivate, Part 2—It's Not the Device; It's the Discovery

    Learn what schools are doing across the country to maximize the strengths and minimize the weaknesses of technology in the classroom.