Science of Reading in the Classroom: Implementing HQIM Professional Learning Opportunity training offered

The Mississippi Department of Education’s Office of Elementary Education and Reading, Division of Literacy, is excited to announce an opportunity for district administrators, principals, lead teachers, and instructional coaches (K-5) to attend a one-day, in-personprofessional development training in April or May 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.

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

For questions, contact Kelli Crain,

Click the location of your choice to register through MS-RESA: