Word Study Intensive

Word Study One-Day Intensive

Teacher Professional Development at Longwood University

June 24 | 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

with Dr. Ang Blanchette, Faculty & Program Director, Reading, Literacy, & Learning

Location: Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia | Blackwell Ballroom


Overview and deeper exploration of Word Study with hands-on practice, discussion of best practice for implementation, and exploration of resources available.  Designed for both those new to word study and those already familiar with it wishing to extend their knowledge base.  This workshop will make sure you are grounded in the essence of word study pedagogy, confident in assessing orthographic development, knowledgeable about the integration of spelling, reading, and writing development, and ready to meet your learners’ needs across the stages. Independent application and small group work will provide the opportunity for you to grow your knowledge regardless of the experience you have and range of learners you serve. For teachers, specialists, administrators who attended previous balanced literacy workshop and/or are interested in Word Study. The event flyer can be viewed or printed here.

Price: $99

Certificates for recertification points will be award!

Lunch, beverages, snacks, and parking will be provided.


With questions and to register:
Please contact ProfessionalStudies@longwood.edu.