On-site professional development is often the most powerful. Services offered:
Lab-site demonstration teaching;
In class coaching;
Individual grade and whole staff workshops;
Coaching the coach(es);
Curriculum planning meetings;
Strategizing with administration around a school or district’s literacy instruction;
Ongoing email support, post visit.
A combination of all or some of these is usually quite effective in implementing change and building teacher capacity. Let’s talk and come up with a plan that meets your school’s needs!
Conferences and Institutes
As a regular presenter at national and international conferences, Dan is available for:
Multi-day reading and writing institutes.
Dan has designed and led Webinars and Skype seminars, and will plan Internet-based support according to your needs.
Dan offers professional development in all aspects of reading and writing workshop, grades 2-12, including:
Individual reading and writing conferences;
Small group reading and writing instruction;
Curriculum and lesson planning;
Reading and writing workshop 101;
Teaching mechanics and conventions in reading and writing workshop.