12-11-2023 Accelerate Vocabulary through Dynamic Instruction and Morphology Live & Recorded Webinar 7-9 PM EST

  • $40.00

Presenter:  Marianne Nice, MS, CCC-SLP

Monday, December 11, 2023  7:00 PM – 9:00 PM EST

This is a per person fee. All who register, whether or not they attend during the scheduled hours, will receive a link to the recorded webinar 1-2 days after the event.

GROUP RATES: If you are interested in purchasing this webinar for 10 or more members of your school, district, or company, you may click on the option to pay $400 for an unlimited number of attendees to watch live or view the recording when it's convenient for you for one month.

URGENT FINAL REGISTRATION STEP:  After purchasing this webinar, you will receive an email which will contain an important digital PDF that you need to download. (Check your spam folder.) This is critical whether you plan to view the live presentation or the recording you will receive by December 12th. (You will have this recording for one month.) This PDF contains the link to the final registration step that you must complete asap to secure your registration. If you do NOT complete this final registration step in advance of the webinar, you will not get the link to the live training or the recorded webinar. 


Although many commercially available core reading programs have some vocabulary activities included, many educators admit that vocabulary practice is the first to go when teaching within a tight schedule. Likewise, many reading intervention programs overlook vocabulary despite the significant contribution it makes to reading comprehension. Our presenter candidly admits that, back in the day, she used to rely on “old school” strategies such as providing a lengthy definition and asking students to use the word in a sentence. Research in recent years has provided us with a number of new directions for teaching vocabulary. Marianne Nice cannot wait to share these new science-based strategies and videos, in this webinar. 

This webinar is appropriate for general education teachers, special education teachers, speech language pathologists, reading specialists, tutors, administrators, and parents. In this dynamic session, you will see videos of teachers actually introducing and practicing vocabulary using Isabel Beck's model for robust vocabulary instruction. She will show us what types of vocabulary words to choose for instruction, and where to find them. Marianne will also demonstrate ways to encourage generalization of new vocabulary words within oral language and writing activities.

In this multi-pronged approach, our presenter will demonstrate various pieces of the puzzle that should not be overlooked:

 - Teaching "tier two" vocabulary words that have a greater long-term benefit because they span across different content and communication settings

- Teaching "academic" vocabulary words that aid students in understanding and carrying out academic tasks

- Teaching morphology, involving the smallest meaningful units of sound (prefixes, roots, and suffixes)

This session was also presented by Marianne Nice in February of 2022. Because of the popularity of this particular webinar, we are bringing her back to present it again. The content will be the same as the content that was presented in 2022.

Presenter Bio:

Marianne Nice, MS, CCC-SLP, is a licensedspeech-language pathologist, certified reading specialist and IDA certified dyslexia specialist with 25 years experience in K-12 education. Marianne specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of dyslexia and related literacy disorders.

She consults to school districts on multi-tiered systems of support models and the use of effective school-wide literacy interventions. She has been a featured speaker at several, national language and literacy conventions to include ASHA and IDA.

Marianne is also providing professional development internationally, working with an organization in Istanbul, Turkey to train teachers in the middle east in the science of reading and dyslexia. Marianne lives in southern New Hampshire with her husband, also a teacher, and her two children ages 19 and 16.

CREDITS: Whether you watch live or view the recording, this training offers 2 cont. ed. hours for all, and Certificate Maintenance Hours (CMHs) for Speech Language Pathologists. ASHA accepts CMHs towards the 30 hours needed for re-certification. 

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CANCELLATION POLICYFor cancellations made at least 10 days prior to the training, the webinar fee will be fully refunded. Cancellations made less than 10 days prior to the training will be subject to a $25 administrative fee. 

Please note: The information provided in this hot topic webinar may not necessarily reflect the viewpoint of Reading with TLC.  


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