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Teachers, tutors, resource
specialists, literacy coaches,
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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
- 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
AND NEW TEACHERS RAVE about Anne's practical, engaging, and
"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
Thank you for
sharing this website with the teachers at your school.
Anne Diskin is an experienced classroom
teacher, writer, lecturer, instructional coach, 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.
For several years,
Anne 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. She has also been on the faculties of Cal State East Bay and
Mills College, Oakland, supervising credential and master's degree
candidates. 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.