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READing Foundations Academy:

WHO:  All K-3 teachers, instructional coaches and educational leaders.

WHAT:   A no-cost training focused on explicit and systematic Tier 1 instruction for teachers of reading who want to implement the components and principals of scientifically based reading instruction.   This dynamic course deepens educator knowledge by introducing the science of how children learn to read, illustrates the importance of all components of reading and demonstrates how to put these concepts to work in the classroom.

Class 1:  Phoneme Articulation and the Text-Dependent Questions

Class 2:  The Outcome-Driven Model and Data Analysis

Class 3:  Phoneme-Grapheme Mapping ,Vocabulary and Read-Alouds

Class 4:  Syllable Types and Text-Dependent Questions

Class 5:  Irregular Words, Syllable Division and Morphology

Class 6:  Reading Fluency and Writing

Class 7:  Integration and Putting it All Together

 Download a flyer describing the course

View and register for sessions scheduled throughout the state or to arrange an academy in your region, contact Marisa Calzadillas at Calzadillas_M@cde.state.co.us or call at 303-866-6189.

View and register for sessions scheduled throughout the state or to arrange an academy in your region, contact Donna Bright at bright_d@cde.state.co.us or call at 303-866-6002.
View and register for sessions scheduled throughout the state or to arrange an academy in your region, contact Donna Bright at bright_d@cde.state.co.us or call at 303-866-6002.
View and register for sessions scheduled throughout the state or to arrange an academy in your region, contact Donna Bright at bright_d@cde.state.co.us or call at 303-866-6002.
View and register for sessions scheduled throughout the state or to arrange an academy in your region, contact Donna Bright at bright_d@cde.state.co.us or call at 303-866-6002.

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