On-Demand Webinars

Build Your Professional Knowledge with CORE’s On-Demand Webinars

CORE is committed to supporting the professional learning of educators as we all work to ensure that every child receives quality, evidence-based instruction and the instructional supports needed to succeed in school and life.

Through our webinars, we bring you expert speakers and timely topics to inform your practice. We hope you find these webinars to be valuable and informative. Feel free to share them with your colleagues and professional learning communities.

Why Phonemic Proficiency is Necessary for All Readers

With Dr. David Kilpatrick, author of Essentials of Assessing, Preventing, and Overcoming Reading Difficulties

The Challenges of Language and Reading for Low Income African American Children Who Speak Dialect

With Dr. Julie A. Washington, Professor, Georgia State University

Casualties of War: Reading-Science Denial and Racism’s Impact on African-American Children

With Kareem Weaver, Education Committee, Oakland NAACP

Structured Literacy Instruction for English Learners

With Dr. Elsa Cárdenas-Hagan, President, Valley Speech Language and Learning Center and Dr. Dale Webster, Chief Academic Officer, CORE

Growth Culture – A New Approach to School Improvement

With Joe Ashby, Principal, Monte Vista Elementary; Robert Curtis, Vice President of Education Programs, Pivot Learning; and Andy Fleming, co-author of An Everyone Culture

Improving College & Career Readiness for All Students

With Teresa Hill-Collis, Principal, Oceanside High School; Juan Hernandez, Biology/Green Tech Teacher, Oceanside High School; and Robert Curtis, Vice President, Education Programs Pivot Learning

Pathways to Success — Connecting Learning to College and Careers

With Patricia Hanson & Matthew Piwowarczyk, Critical Design and Gaming School (C:\DAGS), LAUSD; Robert Curtis, Vice President, Education Programs, Pivot Learning; and Dan Storz, Senior Director, Products and Services, Linked Learning Alliance

High Impact Language Development Practices

With Jill Youngren, educator and Senior Educational Consultant, CORE

Special Education Focused Webinars:

Making Special Education “Special:” Ensuring Maximal Instead of Minimal Benefits

With Dr. Mark Shinn, Professor of School Psychology at National-Louis University

Ensuring Education Equity & Excellence for Students with Disabilities

With Dr. Michelle Hosp, Associate Professor of Special Education at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and Dr. Arun Ramanathan, CEO, Pivot Learning

Understanding Dyslexia: How to Identify, Prevent and Remediate Word Level Reading Difficulties

With Dr. Louisa Moats, President, Moats Associates Consulting, Inc. and Dr. Dale Webster, Chief Academic Officer, CORE

Recent Advances in Understanding Word-Level Reading Problems: Implications for Assessment and Effective Intervention

With Dr. David Kilpatrick, author of Essentials of Assessing, Preventing, and Overcoming Reading Difficulties

Assessment and Intervention in Light of Understanding the Nature of Reading Difficulties

With Dr. David Kilpatrick, author of Essentials of Assessing, Preventing, and Overcoming Reading Difficulties

Assessment for Reading Difficulties and Dyslexia

With Dr. Michelle Hosp, Associate Professor of Special Education at the University of Massachusetts Amherst

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