Spalding Education - Home of Scientifically-based Language Arts Instruction

Welcome! Spalding Education International (SEI) is dedicated to teaching all students to spell, write and read. SEI is the home of The Writing Road to Reading, a comprehensive K-6 total language arts program.

In The Writing Road to Reading, all elements of the language are integrated in spelling, writing, and reading lessons.

    • Phonemic awareness
    • Systematic phonics
    • High-frequency vocabulary
    • Word meanings and usages
    • Word parts
    • Grammar
    • Composition
    • Literary appreciation
    • Text structure
    • Fluency
    • Listening
    • Reading comprehension

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SEI hosted a Coaching 1 Course in September with great success. The participants learned about effective coaching strategies and a 4-step process to help overcome difficulties to enhance professional growth. An overview of the 3rd Edition Revised Teacher’s Guide was also provided to assure this valuable resource informs teachers of effective classroom instruction.


A 2013 study revealed 32 million US adults can’t read. Understanding the connection between speech and print is key to unlocking superior reading skills, says the nonprofit organization that’s known for its integrated Writing Road to Reading language arts curriculum. Researchers at Yale and other reading experts support phonics teaching as crucial to successful reading skills.