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Tuesday September 26th, 2017 9:00AM — 4:30PM
Wednesday September 27th, 2017 8:30AM — 4:00PM
Thursday September 28th, 2017 8:30AM — 4:00PM
Friday September 29th, 2017 8:00AM — 3:30PM
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Pennsylvania-LETRS Certified Train-the-Trainer Modules

PA LETRS Modules 4-6, 2nd Edition: Initial Level 1

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Event Type: Inservices/workshops Inservices/workshops

Credit Type: Act 48 Clock Hour (22 hours)

Registration Contact: Kelly Kapp, kkapp@pattan.net, 717-901-2271

Content Contact: Pam Kastner, pkastner@pattan.net, 800-360-7282

Register

This event is by invitation only. You must have a registration key in order to register.
This event is part of a series of related events.

This series provides practical strategies that work for every type of learner. The goal is to increase effectiveness of core reading and supplementary instruction. This includes training encompassing the concepts in the following LETRS 2nd Edition modules:

  • Module 4: The Mighty Word: Building Vocabulary and Oral Language
  • Module 5: Getting Up to Speed Developing Fluency
  • Module 6: Digging for Meaning: Teaching Text Comprehension

Objectives

Module 4 Objectives:

Attendees will understand and be able to train others in:

  • Developing knowledge about the many facets of word meaning
  • The role of vocabulary knowledge in reading comprehension

Module 5 Objectives:

Attendees will understand and be able to train others in:

  • Applying the concepts of automaticity and reading fluency
  • Identifying several common causes for dysfluency
  • Practicing several strategies for fluency-building.

Module 6 Objectives:

Attendees will understand and be able to train others in:

  • Understanding the many conditions, skills, processes and abilities that influence reading comprehension outcomes
  • Discussing the importance of sentence and text structure.
  • Learning important research findings on comprehension strategy instruction.

Target Audience

Consultants with reading expertise to be trained to be trainers in the LETRS program.

Individuals attending this course must arrive on time and stay the duration of the course in order to receive Act 48 Professional Education hours. Requests for exceptions are to be brought to the attention of the individual´s Superintendent or IU Director prior to the course.



Topics Covered: Reading/Writing

PA LETRS Modules 4-6, 2nd Edition: Initial Level 1
Tuesday October 3rd, 2017 9:00AM — 4:30PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
Wednesday October 4th, 2017 8:30AM — 4:00PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
Thursday October 5th, 2017 8:30AM — 4:00PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
Friday October 6th, 2017 8:00AM — 3:30PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
PA LETRS Train-the-Trainer Certification Modules 4-6 - Level 2
Tuesday November 28th, 2017 9:00AM — 4:30PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
Wednesday November 29th, 2017 8:30AM — 4:00PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
Thursday November 30th, 2017 8:30AM — 4:00PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
Friday December 1st, 2017 8:00AM — 3:30PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
PA LETRS Modules 7-9, 2nd Edition: Initial Level 1
Tuesday September 18th, 2018 9:00AM — 4:30PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
Wednesday September 19th, 2018 8:30AM — 4:00PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
Thursday September 20th, 2018 8:30AM — 4:00PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
Friday September 21st, 2018 8:00AM — 3:30PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
PA LETRS Modules 7-9, 2nd Edition: Initial Level 1
Tuesday October 2nd, 2018 9:00AM — 4:30PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Pittsburgh
  • Registration: OPEN
Wednesday October 3rd, 2018 8:30AM — 4:00PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Pittsburgh
  • Registration: OPEN
Thursday October 4th, 2018 8:30AM — 4:00PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Pittsburgh
  • Registration: OPEN
Friday October 5th, 2018 8:00AM — 3:30PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Pittsburgh
  • Registration: OPEN
PA LETRS Train-the-Trainer Certification Modules 7-9, 2nd Edition - Level 2
Tuesday November 27th, 2018 9:00AM — 4:30PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
Wednesday November 28th, 2018 8:30AM — 4:00PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
Thursday November 29th, 2018 8:30AM — 4:00PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
Friday November 30th, 2018 8:00AM — 3:30PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
Pennsylvania-LETRS Certified Train-the-Trainer Module 10, 2nd edition
Wednesday March 20th, 2019 9:00AM — 4:30PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN
Thursday March 21st, 2019 8:30AM — 4:00PM
  • Location: PaTTAN - Harrisburg
  • Registration: OPEN

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Presenters

  • PaTTAN Educational Consultant

Accessibility

Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this training. Contact: Kelly Kapp, at 717-901-2271, or kkapp@pattan.net.