Mission

The Learning FIRST Literacy Center provides training, coaching, and resources to leaders and teachers so that literacy instruction in partner districts is systemically aligned and intentionally designed to meet the needs of all learners.

Vision

We will develop teachers and leaders who have confidence in their literacy skills, and who implement literacy best practices, allowing all students to experience high levels of growth and to achieve at high levels.

Literacy Center Promo - Danica Lewis

Mission

The Learning FIRST Literacy Center provides training, coaching, and resources to leaders and teachers so that literacy instruction in partner districts is systemically aligned and intentionally designed to meet the needs of all learners.

Vision

We will develop teachers and leaders who have confidence in their literacy skills, and who implement literacy best practices, allowing all students to experience high levels of growth and to achieve at high levels.

Literacy Center Overview

Professional Services Offered

Literacy Data Analysis and Goal Setting

Collaboratively, we work with you to analyze your literacy data and your current instructional practices using a needs assessment process.

Learn More

Schoolwide Literacy Plan Design

With support from our team, clearly defined actions and outcomes for staff, students, and leaders will be developed to put you on a path toward meeting your goals.

Learn More

Institutes and Workshops

We can partner with your organization in offering cost-affordable and customized 1-2 day institutes and/or webinars in which your professional learning communities (PLCs) can not only learn about literacy topics aligned to your goals, but also apply what they are learning to their own context. The content is designed to move you toward excellence in literacy instruction and leadership at all levels in your organization (e.g. system leaders, school leaders, and/or classroom educators).

Learn More

On-Site Coaching

Our coaching program is designed to help guide teams through the change process. Coaches are experienced facilitators and have guided professional learning communities (PLCs) in schools for many years. One or more of our expert coaches will work side-by-side with your team and/or leaders to help ensure success.

Learn More

Resources

From Virtual Workshops to tools for leaders and classroom teachers, visit our resources page to access supports from the Learning FIRST Literacy Center.

Learn More

Athena’s Notebook

The Learning FIRST Literacy Center’s Blog, Athena’s Notebook, provides perspectives, ideas, and thought-provoking insights into the hottest topics in Literacy Instruction.

Learn More

Our Team

 Director and Consultant

Associate Director

Consultant

Become A Partner District

Contact Us

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Not readable? Change text. captcha txt