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.