LETRS 3rd Edition Training for K-12 Teachers

The Mississippi Department of Education’s Office of Elementary Education and Reading, Division of Literacy is pleased to extend LETRS 3rd Edition training to all K-12 teachers. This course of study provides educators with updated research on the science of reading, more practical instructional strategies, and a new integrated bridge-to-practice designed for immediate classroom implementation! In addition, teachers will enjoy a more flexible model of online and face-to-face trainings. Participants will receive approximately 14 CEUs upon completion of all units.

LETRS 3rd Edition addresses the following essential components of reading instruction: The Challenge of Learning to Read, The Speech Sounds of English, Teaching Beginning Phonics, Word Recognition and Spelling, Advanced Decoding, Spelling, and Word Recognition, The Mighty Word: Oral Language and Vocabulary, Digging for Meaning: Understanding Reading Comprehension, Text-Driven Comprehension Instruction, and The Reading-Writing Connection.

There are no limitations on the number of participants per district and districts are not assigned to a Regional Educational Service Agency (RESA). Registration will be on a first-come-first-served basis at nmec.msresaservices.com under MDE Sponsored.

Contact Cathy Dickerson, LETRS Coordinator at cdickerson@mdek12.org, if you have any additional questions.

KRISTEN WYNN, State Literacy Director (K-12)
Office of Elementary Education and Reading
601-359-3513 | mdek12.org