WVEC is committed to supporting all of the new Reading Specialists! Check below for important PD and networking opportunities!


Join Joe Rissch from IDOE, Mary Binnion from Orton Gillingham and Sue Davis, from the Indiana Dyslexia Board to learn the most up-to-date information on SEA217. Come talk with other Reading Specialists about how they are planning for implementation in the fall. We hope you can join us on May 16th to hear important information critical for the Reading Specialists. TO REGISTER, CLICK HERE

Orton Gilligham Five day Training

This training is provided for Reading Specialists to meet the SEA217 requirements. This week long training is approved by IDOE for Reading Specialists and will include a focus on using data to drive instruction and interventions, a deep dive into Reading and writing and spelling instruction in whole class and small group settings, and learn everything you need to know about dyslexia to meet the new SEA217 requirements. Training will occur from June 24-28, 2019 Space is limited to 30 participants. Register here to reserve your space.


HAVE YOU BEEN IDENTIFIED AS THE NEW READING SPECIALIST FOR YOUR SCHOOL OR DISTRICT? If so, these networking meetings are for you!! Come and learn from the experts in the field, as well as spend some quality time with others in the same position as you! There will be time built into each meeting for sharing discussing, and asking questions about critical topics such as scheduling, when to screen K, appropriate interventions and more! All networking meetings are from 10-2pm EST at WVEC. No lunch is provided- bring a snack or sack lunch with you! DATES for the meetings are: August 26, October 21, December 2, January 27, March 2 and May 4. TO REGISTER, CLICK HERE