Anne Diskin - Reading and Writing Expert and Consultant
OUTSTANDING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Teachers, tutors, resource specialists, literacy coaches, ELL and curriculum specialists, administrators, and parents.
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ENJOY THE VERY BEST IN PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT. Learn how to help ALL students, including English language learners, become confident, competent readers and writers.
Anne Diskin is a superb TEACHERS' TEACHER.
- All professional development is aligned with the Common Core State Standards
- Anne's workshops/presentations are filled with brain-friendly best practices
- Anne's training is designed to support, enhance, and accelerate ANY program, framework, or curriculum at your school, e.g., a Calkins' Writing/Reading Workshop, 6 Traits, Step-Up-To-Writing, or any reading program-embedded writing component.
VETERAN AND NEW TEACHERS RAVE about Anne's practical, engaging, and inspiring training!
"Anne's material is so logical and user-friendly that once it is introduced, you never forget the basic concepts. I applied the tools I learned in her workshop the very next day!" -- T. Wallach, Teacher, San Mateo County
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Anne Diskin is an experienced classroom teacher, writer, lecturer, and consultant who has delighted thousands of appreciative teachers throughout the United States with her lively, practical workshops. Since 1979, she has designed personalized professional development for public, private, and parochial schools that has boosted student achievement AND teachers' spirits. As an independent literacy consultant specializing in English Language Arts, Content Literacy, and the Common Core, Anne is an expert in demonstrating practical strategies that teachers can use to help ALL students be capable, confident learners.
Currently on the faculty at Mills College, Oakland, Anne supervises candidates preparing to teach in urban schools. For several years she was honored to be a consultant for the National Urban Alliance, an organization devoted to dramatically improving schools in the nation's urban districts by using brain compatible, culturally relevant teaching strategies. Anne has been a featured presenter for numerous organizations including Alpha Delta Kappa, The California Reading Association, The California Elementary Educators Association (CEEA), and The California Kindergarten Association.