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

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

Register NOW for our 2018 SPRING Workshops and Accelerate Reading Achievement in your Classroom

The Road to Results:

Practical Strategies to Accelerate Achievement through RTI/MTSS

Diane PhoenixSPRING 2018

Lawrence, KS

K-1     Tuesday, April 17, 2018
2-5     Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Pittsburgh, PA

K-1    Wednesday, May 2, 2018
2-5    Thursday, May 3, 2018

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

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R.E.A.D. Award 2016-17 95 Percent GroupWe're pleased to announce that we have TWO R.E.A.D. Award winners recognizing outstanding student reading achievement for the 2016 - 2017 school year: 

Capital School District, Dover, DE 
and Indianola Community SchoolsIndianola, IA.  

Our Recognizing Excellence and Dedication (R.E.A.D) Award acknowledges a school or district that has demonstrates instructional excellence and dedication, using 95 Percent Group’s processes and products, to support readers who struggle. 

What did these schools do to earn this award?  Find out how Capital and Indianola utilized 95 Percent Group products and practices, in their elementary schools, to accelerate student reading performance.

95 Percent Group Vocab SurgeFeatured Products

Concerned About Low Vocabulary Levels?

Vocabulary Surge: Unleashing the Power of Word Parts, can help! 

A perfect follow-up to 95 Percent Group’s popular Multisyllable Routine Cards,Vocabulary Surge™ is a series of 15-minute daily lessons that helps students dramatically improve their vocabulary, reading fluency and word comprehension. Students learn how to break words into parts, hypothesize the meanings of unknown parts, and check meaning in context. 

Vocabulary Surge™, Level A is for teachers in grades 2 and up. Everything you need for 20 weeks of lessons is included. 

Vocabulary Surge™, Level B is for teachers in grades 3 and up. Everything you need for 30 weeks of lessons is included. 

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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, reviewing Understanding Dyslexia

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

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, for two days of collaborative learning this spring in Tacoma, WA, where you'll learn how to leverage your DIBELS data and improve student success. 

Tacoma, WA

K-1     Wednesday, April 18
2-6     Thursday, April 19

Register by 3/16 and SAVE

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

Learn more about Bridging the Gap, and what other educators have to say about this engaging learning opportunity.
 *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