Register now for expert guidance implementing the EL Education K-5 Language Arts curriculum.

Starting Strong

Join this essential series of professional development events for educators piloting and launching our top-rated K-5 Language Arts curriculum. Both leaders and teachers are welcome, whether implementing the curriculum for the first time, or introducing the Skills Block or Labs to an existing curriculum partnership.

Build Community

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Connect with like-minded educators

Understand the Design

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Learn 'the why' and teach with integrity

Get Grounded

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Dig into materials and ask questions

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Days 1-2: Intro to K-5 Curriculum

Days 1 & 2: Intro to K-5 Curriculum

  • Learn the components and structure (Module Lessons plus K-2 Labs and 3-5 ALL block).
  • Analyze how the curriculum meets the needs of all learners.
  • Begin to make strategic choices to inform your planning.
  • Attend Q&A with publisher Open Up Resources to learn how to use curriculum materials.

Days 3-4

Days 3 &4, Option 1: Leading Implementation

  • Learn the components and structure of the K-5 curriculum.
  • Identify conditions for success and practice providing teachers with timely and growth-producing feedback.
  • Consult with publisher Open Up Resources to address logistical questions and prepare for a successful launch.
  • Join a networking session and Q&A to hear from other leaders about successful implementation.

Days 3-4, Option 2: Introduction to the K-2 Reading Foundations Skills Block

  • Understand the research base, structure, and purpose.
  • Analyze how the three types of assessments in the Skills Block inform instruction.
  • With publisher Open Up Resources, learn how to use the Skills Block curriculum, resources, and materials to plan for a daily lesson.

Las Vegas

Las Vegas

June 17-18, 2019 (Days 1 & 2) - Intro to K-5 Curriculum

June 19-20, 2019 (Days 3 & 4) - Intro to K-2 Skills OR Leading Implementation

Attend all 4 days for a deeper understanding.

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Detroit

Downtown Detroit

June 24-25, 2019 (Days 1 & 2) - Intro to K-5 Curriculum

June 26-27, 2019 (Days 3 & 4) - Intro to K-2 Skills OR Leading Implementation

Attend all 4 days for a deeper understanding.

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