HQIM, Science of Reading training available

The Mississippi Department of Education’s Office of Elementary Education and Reading, Division of Literacy, is announcing an opportunity for district administrators, principals, lead teachers, and instructional coaches (K-5) to attend a one day, in-person professional development training titled Science of Reading in the Classroom: Implementing HQIM.  This professional development will explore the relationship between High-Quality Instructional Materials (HQIM), the Science of Reading (SOR), and the Structured Literacy Approach to instruction.

Training schedule is Jan. 23 in Oxford, Feb. 1 in Jackson, and Feb. 13 in Hattiesburg.

Part 1 Focus: (morning) Whole Group Professional Learning

  • Understand the need for HQIM
  • Overview of the criteria of HQIM
  • Familiarize yourself with the process for selecting HQIM
  • Gain knowledge on how to support teachers in implementing HQIM

 Part 2 Focus: (afternoon) Curriculum Specific Workshop Breakout Sessions

*Participants need to bring a teacher’s edition and accompanying materials needed to plan.

(MyView, Wonders, Wit and Wisdom, Into Reading) 

  • Resource Dive: What materials are available?
  • Preparation and Planning
  • Instructional Routines
  • Strategic Assessment Guidance
  • Standards-Aligned Practices

See flyer for details and to register. Science of Reading Implementing HQIM (1)