Teacher Professional Development Workshops


Since 1990, countless schools have relied on Churchill to provide their teachers with in-depth learning disability education training.

Workshop participants will practice research-based classroom techniques and leave with new strategies for teaching all kinds of learners.

For more information on Churchill’s Teacher Professional Development Workshops, check out our upcoming events below. To request a free workshop at your school, email Mary Brotherton at mbrotherton@churchillstl.org.


Reviews from Teacher Professional Development Workshop Attendees

  • “I benefitted from using positive language with parents about their ADHD child.”
    – Teacher Workshop Attendee: ADHD Strategies
  • “I learned different ways to help students understand math.”
    – Teacher Workshop Attendee: Math Computation Strategies for Struggling Students
  • “Experiencing the child’s perspective during each simulation was very eye opening.”
    – Teacher Workshop Attendee: Simulations & Adaptations of LD & ADHD
  • “Presenters were very knowledgeable and made the workshop very fun.”
    – Teacher Workshop Attendee: Reading Strategies for LD/Dyslexic Students

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2018 Fundations® K Workshop (Kindergarten Program)

Churchill Center & School, a Wilson® Accredited Partner, will be hosting several Fundations® workshops in St. Louis this summer.

Wilson Fundations® K Workshop (Kindergarten Program):

Fundations provides a research-based supplement (Tier 1) and intervention (Tier 2) program for students in kindergarten through third grade. Each workshop addresses a specific level (K, 1 or 2). The Fundations Level Workshop provides a practical, how-to overview of the Fundations program. Each 5-hour workshop prepares teachers just beginning to use the program and is also appropriate for reading support personnel.

Cost To Attend:
$269.00 (lunch is included)

Materials:
Materials are not included. They may be purchased at www.wilsonlanguage.com
(A full kit will be available to preview at the workshop).

If you have any of the following materials please bring with you to the workshop:
- Teacher's Manual
- Laminated Activity Cue Cards
- Dry Erase Marker
- Set of Student Materials

To register with a P.O. contact Mary Brotherton at 314-997-4343 or mbrotherton@churchillstl.org

REGISTER NOW!

The Kansas-Missouri International Dyslexia Association (KS-MO IDA) is offering teacher training scholarships available. Learn more here:
http://ksmo.dyslexiaida.org/scholarship-applications/

2018 Fundations® 1 Workshop (1st Grade Program)

Churchill Center & School, a Wilson® Accredited Partner, will be hosting several Fundations® workshops in St. Louis this summer.

Wilson Fundations® 1 Workshop (1st Grade Program):

Fundations provides a research-based supplement (Tier 1) and intervention (Tier 2) program for students in kindergarten through third grade. Each workshop addresses a specific level (K, 1 or 2). The Fundations Level Workshop provides a practical, how-to overview of the Fundations program. Each 5-hour workshop prepares teachers just beginning to use the program and is also appropriate for reading support personnel.

Cost To Attend:
$269.00 (lunch is included)

Materials:
Materials are not included. They may be purchased at www.wilsonlanguage.com
(A full kit will be available to preview at the workshop).

If you have any of the following materials please bring with you to the workshop:
- Teacher's Manual
- Laminated Activity Cue Cards
- Dry Erase Marker
- Set of Student Materials

To register with a P.O. contact Mary Brotherton at 314-997-4343 or mbrotherton@churchillstl.org

REGISTER NOW!

The Kansas-Missouri International Dyslexia Association (KS-MO IDA) is offering teacher training scholarships available. Learn more here:
http://ksmo.dyslexiaida.org/scholarship-applications/

2018 Fundations® 2 Workshop (2nd Grade Program)

Churchill Center & School, a Wilson® Accredited Partner, will be hosting several Fundations® workshops in St. Louis this summer.

Wilson Fundations® 2 Workshop (2nd Grade Program):

Fundations provides a research-based supplement (Tier 1) and intervention (Tier 2) program for students in kindergarten through third grade. Each workshop addresses a specific level (K, 1 or 2). The Fundations Level Workshop provides a practical, how-to overview of the Fundations program. Each 5-hour workshop prepares teachers just beginning to use the program and is also appropriate for reading support personnel.

Cost To Attend:
$269.00 (lunch is included)

Materials:
Materials are not included. They may be purchased at www.wilsonlanguage.com
(A full kit will be available to preview at the workshop).

If you have any of the following materials please bring with you to the workshop:
- Teacher's Manual
- Laminated Activity Cue Cards
- Dry Erase Marker
- Set of Student Materials

To register with a P.O. contact Mary Brotherton at 314-997-4343 or mbrotherton@churchillstl.org

REGISTER NOW!

The Kansas-Missouri International Dyslexia Association (KS-MO IDA) is offering teacher training scholarships available. Learn more here:
http://ksmo.dyslexiaida.org/scholarship-applications/

Wilson Reading System® Advanced Strategies for MSL Group Instruction

Monday, July 16 - Wednesday, July 18
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. every day
Cost: $650.00

This 3-day workshop provides strategies to improve all aspects of Wilson Reading System® group instruction through hands-on practice and discussion, and prepares participants for the WRS Group Mastery Practicum. The workshop examines the specifics of each WRS Block, with an increased focus on vocabulary, comprehension and fluency instruction.

PREREQUISITE: WRS Level 1 Certification*, Bachelor's degree in education or related field.

* If you are currently enrolled in a WRS Level 1 Practicum, you MUST have completed Level 1 Word Study Online Course (WRS Steps 1-6) in order to register for this workshop.

Upon completion participants will be able to:
• Identify factors for successful WRS Group Instruction.
• Review the planning for and execution of WRS Lesson Block 1, 2 and 3 for maximum group success.
• Develop a word-conscious lesson.
• Understand the role of spelling in writing fluency.
• Determine how to incorporate complex text, both literary and informational text structures.
• Understand and practice important aspects of fluency instruction with Wilson Fluency®/Basic.

To register with a P.O., please contact Mary Brotherton at 314-997-4343 or mbrotherton@churchillstl.org

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For questions or more information about Churchill Center & School’s Outreach Program, contact Mary Brotherton, Director of Community Outreach, at 314-997-4343 or mbrotherton@churchillstl.org.

Churchill's proven methods and well-trained faculty change the lives of children who struggle with dyslexia, ADHD, and other learning disabilities.