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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We are proud to announce the winner of the 
95 Percent Group's 2016 R.E.A.D. Award!

This year's R.E.A.D Award went to Principal Pat Hensley of Wewoka Elementary School located in Wewoka, Oklahoma. 

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Product Spotlight

Student Reader – Decodable Passages

Recharge your current instruction practices 

Delivering decodable text that is rich in skill-based solutions for struggling readers, these passages engage the student and allow educators to identify skill mastery through proven skills assessments. 

  • Standards-based, kid-focused writing
  • 5 original booklets per set
  • 3  decodable passages per skill

Student Reader Decodable Passages provide decodable text practice for the review of all phonics skills. The reader format is kid friendly, fits perfectly with our PLL practices and allows for shared parent-child learning through the use of Parent Connection.

  • Directions in both English and Spanish
  • Passages for children to read to parents
  • Follow-up questions and useful tips for prompting a conversation
  • Prompts for writing samples that can be shared with the teacher

Transform your phonics lessons with 95 Percent Group’s Student Reader – Decodable Passages, the next essential element in your Phonics Lesson Library. 


Download Your Complimentary Phoneme Substitution ScreenerPhoneme Substitution Screener
Mastering Phoneme Substitution

 
David Kilpatrick (2015)* says that phonemic manipulation skills continue to develop through 4th grade and that most curricula and assessments stop monitoring phonemic awareness in 1st grade.  Advanced phonemic awareness skills are essential for learning unfamiliar words. Because of the need to ensure that your students have mastered this critical skill, 95 Percent Group is providing a complimentary Phoneme Substitution Screener.

Phoneme substitution is the top level of phoneme manipulation and is critical for reading success.  Our screener is designed to determine if students in grades 1-4 have mastered phoneme substitution.

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

 

 

 




2017 Workshop - Bridging the Gap:
Bringing DIBELS Data to Instruction

Grand Rapids, MI
Tuesday, April 25 – Wednesday, April 26 

Join Susan L. Hall Ed.D., 95 Percent Group and Stephanie A. Stollar Ph.D.,
Dynamic Measurement Group for two days of collaborative learning. 
 

         Topics include: 
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  • Making the most of DIBELS reports
  • Implementing hands-on strategies for providing intervention for phonological awareness and phonics
  • Teaching Blending to students whose NWF-WWR is below benchmark
  • Practicing instructional strategies to teach hands-on phonics using manipulatives and multisyllable decoding
  • Expanding vocabulary through morphemes
  • Measuring progress with DIBELS

   Register online     Click here for more information 

 

 
 Upcoming Professional Development

     Public Workshops

Location

Dates

Harrisburg, PA

March 2-3

Seattle, WA

March 2-3

Phoenix, AZ

March 29-30

Ankeny, IA

April 4-5


Regional Product Trainings

Location

Dates


 Manhattan, KS

 March 7-9

 Spencer, IA

March 21-23 

 

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