Professional Development on Your Schedule

SPELL-Links webinars offer all the conveniences and all the time  and cost savings of virtual learning. Use the foundational knowledge and skills you acquire in our webinars to more effectively implement your existing word study curriculum or to lay the groundwork for successful implementation of SPELL-Links to Reading & Writing.​

Discover upcoming and recorded webinars.

Impactful Webinars

Knowledge enables you to replace myths with facts, to replace what doesn’t work with what does. Develop essential knowledge and skill in the core components of speech-to-print and multi-tiered structured literacy instruction that ALL educators need to effectively teach decoding, spelling, vocabulary, and writing.

Learn Anywhere, Anytime

Learn and earn professional development (PD) credits at work or at home. All SPELL-Links webinars include slide and/or video presentations accompanied by handouts. Live webinars also include interactive Q&A sessions and attendees can access the recorded webinar for 30 days at no extra cost.


Recorded Webinars

Language Essentials and Best Practices

The Language Literacy Network: Say Hello to the Reading Rope's Better Half

with Dr. Jan Wasowicz

Recorded January 19, 2022

Cue the Strategy!
Webinar Series

with Adria Leno, MS CCC-SLP

Recorded Nov/Dec 2021

How to Set Up and Use a Sound Wall

with Dr. Jan Wasowicz

Recorded August 31, 2021

Teaching Word Study and Structured Literacy Online

with Dr. Jan Wasowicz

Recorded September 9, 2020

Teaching Essential Reading and Writing Skills Across Word Lists and Vocabulary Tiers

with Dr. Jan Wasowicz

Recorded May 8, 2020

The Language of Reading & Spelling

Sounds, Symbols, and Meanings – Part 1
with Dr. Jan Wasowicz

Recorded January 27, 2018

The Language of Reading & Spelling

Sounds, Symbols, and Meanings – Part 2
with Dr. Jan Wasowicz and Dr. Jayne Jaskolski

Recorded February 24, 2018

The Language of Reading & Spelling

Sounds, Symbols, and Meanings – Part 3
with Dr. Kenn Apel and Dr. Jan Wasowicz

Recorded May 3, 2018

The Language of Reading & Spelling

Sounds, Symbols, and Meanings – Part 4
with Dr. Kenn Apel and Dr. Jan Wasowicz

Recorded July 30, 2018

The Language of Reading & Spelling Series:
Parts 1-4

Part 1: Current Research & Best Practices
Part 2: Phonological Awareness
Part 3: Orthographic Pattern Awareness
Part 4: Morphological Awareness

Recorded 2018

Getting Started with SPELL-Links

with Adria Leno, MS, CCC-SLP

Recorded September 2, 2020

Ideas for Classroom & Home

How to Set Up and Use a Sound Wall

with Dr. Jan Wasowicz

Recorded August 31, 2021

Speech to Print in the Classroom

Small Changes = BIG Impact
with Dr. Jan Wasowicz

Recorded September 13, 2018

Why Spelling Really Does Matter and What Parents Can Do to Help

with Dr. Jan Wasowicz

Recorded October 3, 2018

Writing

Evidence-based Writing Instruction

Evidence-Based Instruction for Low Achieving Writers
Aimed at Multi-Level Writing Systems

with Dr. Virginia Berninger

Recorded January 8, 2021

An Executive Functioning Approach to Writing

with Michael Gladstein

Recorded January 11, 2019

The Impact of Handwriting on Written Language Expression

Free access in memory of William Van Cleave

Recorded September 10, 2016

Summits and Case Studies

Private Practice Summit

with Adria Leno, MS, CCC-SLP

Recorded January 2022

Access to recording available only with SPELL-Link’d membership

K-12 Summit

with Dr. Jan Wasowicz

Recorded May 2021

Access to recording available only with SPELL-Link’d membership

Diagnostics

TILLS and Beyond:

Identifying and Describing Problems with Word Structure Knowledge to Plan Intervention and Write Goals
with Dr. Nickola Nelson, Dr. Jan Wasowicz, and Adria Leno, MS, CCC-SLP

Recorded July 26, 2019

Spelling Error Analysis

Using Spelling Error Analysis to Individualize Structured Literacy Instruction and Monitor Student Progress 
with Dr. Jan Wasowicz

Recorded September 14, 2018

Linking Rapid Automatized Naming (RAN), Reading, and the Brain

with Dr. Elizabeth Norton

Recorded August 22, 2019

Specific Learning Disabilites are Plural: Not All Language-Based SLDs are the Same

with Dr. Virginia Berninger

Recorded January 15, 2021

Join the Conversation

Connect with educators and researchers across multiple disciplines via SPELLTalk, the FREE online professional discussion group for educators dedicated to improving literacy through structured word study literacy instruction. SPELLTalk members are the first to hear about new SPELL-Links webinars.