Professional Development on Your Schedule

SPELL-Links webinars and learning labs 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.​

Elevate your literacy superstar stardom with SPELL-Links learning labs—deep dives into one specific area of assessment or instruction in collaborative learning events with breakout rooms, hands-on activities, and real-time instructor guidance and feedback.

Discover upcoming and recorded webinars and learning labs.


Live Webinars

The Language of Reading & Spelling

Part 1: Overview of Current Best Practices (updated)
with Dr. Jan Wasowicz

June 17, 2022

8:00am – 9:30am Central

The Language of Reading & Spelling

Part 2: Focus on Phonology (updated)
with Dr. Jan Wasowicz

June 24, 2022

8:00am – 9:30am Central

The Language of Reading & Spelling

Part 3: Focus on Orthography (updated)
with Dr. Jan Wasowicz

July 8, 2022

8:00am – 9:30am Central

The Language of Reading & Spelling

Part 4: Focus on Morphology (updated)
with Dr. Jan Wasowicz

July 15, 2022

8:00am – 9:30am Central


Live Learning Labs


Recorded Webinars

Language Essentials and Best Practices

Getting Started with SPELL-Links Wordtivities

with Dr. Jan Wasowicz

Recorded February 23, 2022

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

Getting Started with SPELL-Links to Reading & Writing

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


Recorded Learning Labs

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