Professional Development

Connecting Teachers with the Science of Reading and Dyslexia Knowledge

There is a lot of noise out there in the world of literacy education. When searching for relevant, reliable professional development for your staff, the best resource is a knowledgeable reading specialist who follows current research and can synthesize it for your particular setting.

Lucinda White, M. Ed.  is an experienced literacy coach and teacher trainer with expertise in the science of reading and dyslexia. Her engaging in-person workshops can be tailored to the interests of your school. Your staff will come away with even more tools and confidence to support the students in their classes. 

Reading Rays professional development workshops qualify for Title II funding and MN re-licensure clock hours.

Current Professional Development Workshop Offerings

Introduction to Dyslexia and Learning Differences

Dyslexia and Success in the Classroom

Brain Research Meets the Classroom: How Reading Works and How to Teach It

Developing Phonemic Awareness  for All Ages

Building the Reading Foundation: The Role of Phonics and Spelling Instruction

Reading to Learn: Developing Reading Fluency and Comprehension