About this Webinar
Join us as Julie guides us through S.P.I.R.E.® – a research-proven reading intervention program for your lowest performing students. Explicit, teacher-led instruction and a consistent 10-step lesson ensure mastery of concepts to dramatically increase students' reading skills.
The webinar will provide an overview of the program and introduce some key differences between using S.P.I.R.E. print or the new online version called iSPIRETM as a direct instruction model – such as using traditional print and manipulatives, compared to using an iPad or other device, to teach foundation skills in reading with this target population.
She will also share personal experiences she has had teaching S.P.I.R.E. with her students, as well as from working with customers who are implementing the program in their schools and districts.
You will learn
The components of S.P.I.R.E., why they are effective, and how they appeal to students and teachers
The 10 steps that make up a S.P.I.R.E. lesson, including details and the importance of each
The instructional support your teachers will receive, both through the program, as well as from our Professional Services team
SPIRE is a research-proven reading intervention program for your lowest performing students being offers in two formats – Print and Digitial
Now available in print and digital options for flexible implementation
About the Speaker
Certified Special Education teacher in the areas of Learning Disabilities, Behavioral Disorders, and Educable Mental Handicaps.
Julie has over 25 years of teaching experience with students at all education levels, K-12, in both private and public school settings. Since 2005, Julie has acted as a S.P.I.R.E. consultant, working closely with teachers in districts across the country as they learn and implement the S.P.I.R.E. reading intervention program.