Professional Development

We design and deliver customized, flexible professional development designed to meet your needs.  Our PD is onsite, ongoing and job-embedded.
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Sample our PD training. Learn practical instructional strategies based on the latest research. Apply your new knowledge in the classroom right away.

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RTI and MTSS

Translate the concepts of RTI and MTSS into reality. 95 Percent Group can help you plan and execute a coordinated approach for successful implementation.

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Common Core

We offer teacher training and instructional products designed for the Common Core State Standards.

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Why 95 Percent Group?

We help you achieve dramatic increases in student reading achievement and teacher development.
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Instructional Materials

We offer proprietary materials and lesson plans in the major areas of reading instruction in K-8, for use in both intervention group and whole class instruction.

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95 Percent Group Welcomes Brad Lindaas

Lindaas Assumes Role as President

95 Percent Group Inc., recently announced that Brad Lindaas has been named President.  In this Brad Lindaas, President 95 Percent Groupleadership position, Lindaas will have direct responsibility for overseeing the company’s day-to-day operations including consulting, marketing, sales, technology, and finance.

Lindaas brings over 20 years of education market experience to 95 Percent Group and will report directly to the Co-Founders of the company, Susan L. Hall, Ed.D., CEO, and C. David Hall, COO.

“After achieving great success and growth for the past 13 years, Susan and I will be taking on more strategic roles that allow us to focus on product development, broaden brand awareness, and promote other important initiatives,” said David Hall.  

“We were pleased to find a highly talented and experienced senior manager from the K-12 education industry.  Brad has extensive market knowledge, and we look forward to continued growth with our expanded executive team,” he added.

Download the complete press release here for more information.  

Brad Lindaas Named President at 95 Percent Group

Welcome Brad.

Want to Improve Reading Achievement in your Classroom?

The Road to Results
Practical Strategies to Accelerate Achievement Through RTI/MTSS

95 Percent Group Diane Phoenix

Register NOW for Fall 2018

 

Pittsburgh, PA

K-1     Monday, October 1
2-5     Tuesday,October 2

Nashville, TN

K-1     Tuesday, October 23
2-5     Wednesday, October 24

Kansas City, MO

K-1    Wednesday, November 7
2-5     Thursday, November 8

Phoenix, AZ

K-1    Thursday, November 8
2-5     Friday, November 9

Harrisburg, PA

K-1     Wednesday, November 14
2-5     Thursday, November 15

Seattle, WA

Final details coming soon

Click here to see our FALL 2018 workshop line-up.

Questions?  Contact us at workshops@95percentgroup.com.

95 Percent Group Regional Product Training is Returning to Harrisburg

October 9 -11

Are you currently using 95 Percent Group resources in your classroom?

If so, you won't want to miss this incredible 3-day opportunity to improve product knowledge and learn effective instructional strategies from our experts. Space is limited and registration is open NOW.

On Day 1 and Day 2, our experts will show you how to:

  • Pinpoint skill deficits to begin intervention
  • Group students by instructional needs
  • Use 95 Percent Group's targeted lessons to engage students and address learning gaps

On Day 3, you'll learn 
  • How to focus on Tier 1 instruction using our products to improve student decoding, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension
Learn more about the training here. 

Featured Products PSI

Take the Guesswork out of Assessing

Use our screeners as the first step to directly placing
students in a Tier 2 or Tier 3 group for focused intervention instruction.

The Phonological Awareness Screener for
Intervention™ (PASI™)
 
and Phonics Screener
for Intervention™ (PSI™)
are easy-to-administer
informal diagnostic assessment tools.

They help teachers to pinpoint specific skill deficits and PASI User's Manual
facilitate grouping of students for focused intervention based
on the screener results. Group students with similar needs
and reassess to determine when students are ready to
move to the next skill.

The screeners align directly with our continuum of skills, so you can get the most efficient use of your intervention time by flowing seamlessly from assessment to grouping to instruction.

Click here to see a video overview of both diagnostic screeners

Phoneme Screener teacher with student


 

Have your students mastered Phoneme Substitution?

David Kilpatrick (2015)* says that phonemic manipulation skills continue to develop through fourth grade and that most curricula and assessments stop monitoring phonemic awareness in first grade.  

Advanced phonemic awareness skills are essential for learning unfamiliar words which is critical forreading success. 95 Percent Group provides a complimentary Phoneme Substitution Screener designed to determine if students in grades 1-4 have mastered phoneme substitution.  Don't wait, make sure your students have mastered this critical skill, 

Download our Phoneme Substitution Screener to find out if ALL of your students have mastered Phoneme Substitution.

 *Kilpatrick, D. (2015). Essentials of Assessing, Preventing, and Overcoming Reading Difficulties (NJ: Wiley). 


Phoneme Substitution Screener


Phoneme Substitution Screener

Understanding Dyslexia Online Training Course

Engaging Content at Your Convenience

We're pleased to announce our new online training, Understanding Dyslexia™.  The course is designed to provide educators with a deeper understanding of what dyslexia is, how to identify the signs and symptoms, and to dispel myths about this learning disability.  

Did you Know that Early Identification and Intervention is Critical for Student Success?

Early identification is key and whether you’re a classroom teacher, intervention specialist, reading coach, Title 1 teacher, special education teacher, or an administrator, completing this training will better prepare you to meet all student needs.

"What I enjoyed most was the background information about Dyslexia and the resources. They provided me with a much better understanding of Dyslexia. I would recommend this online training to my colleagues."
Reading Interventionist


"The course provided me with new information and gave me a little insight on issues my students may be facing."
First Grade Teacher



Register 24/7 and complete Understanding Dyslexia online, at your convenience.

COMING FALL 2018 
Bridging the Gap Workshops 
Bringing DIBELS Data to Instruction

Learn to Effectively Connect your DIBELS Data to Instruction

Join Susan L. Hall Ed.D., 95 Percent Group and Stephanie A. Stollar Ph.D., Dynamic Measurement Group, this fall for two days of collaborative learning, where you'll learn how to leverage your DIBELS data and improve student success. 

Phoenix, AZ

Thursday, 9/27 and Friday, 9/28

Pomona, CA
Wednesday, 11/28 and Thursday, 11/29

Pleasanton Area, CA
Tuesday, 12/4 and Wednesday, 12/5

"This workshop has too many take-aways to list! Looking at the data deeply to guide intervention will help our students."     Principal TK-6

Registration will *Kilpatrick, D. (2015). Essentials of Assessing, Preventing, and Overcoming Reading Difficulties (NJ: Wiley).
 *Kilpatrick, D. (2015). Essentials of Assessing, Preventing, and Overcoming Reading Difficulties (NJ: Wile
Don't miss this engaging professional development opportunity.  Registration will open in May. 

Contact us with any questions workshops@95percentgroup.com.