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Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) Training

July 1, 2021 - September 30, 2022

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LETRS (Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling), authored by Dr. Louisa Moats and Dr. Carol Tolman is a professional development course with content on dyslexia, approved by the IDOE. Participants will complete a flexible, self-paced online course with the added benefit of joining an optional discussion group hosted by IDA Indiana. The first 75 participants to register will receive a stipend from IDA Indiana upon completion of the course. LETRS is a comprehensive and meaningful professional learning opportunity for all educators, parents, and advocates who want to learn about the science of reading. We hope you’ll join us again this year!

Training Information

We at the IDA Indiana are excited to support this professional development opportunity.

LETRS is a comprehensive and meaningful professional learning opportunity for all educators, parents, and advocates who want to learn about the science of reading.

Participants will complete a flexible, self-paced online course with the added benefit of joining an optional discussion group hosted by IDA Indiana.

The first 75 participants to register will receive a stipend from IDA Indiana upon completion of the course.

Registration Closes:  July 1, 2021

Registration deadline for the IDA Indiana Cohort with stipend eligibility July 1, 2021

Course Begins:  August 5, 2021

Cost (units 1-4):  $349

Cost (units 5-8):  $349

NEW THIS YEAR:
Sign-up school/district team of at least 3 or more, who are part of IDA School Membership (School leader, General education teacher, Special education teacher, Speech Language professional, or Title I tutor).

Completion Date:  September 30, 2022

Receive a Stipend Upon Completion:

IDA Members: $250.00
Non IDA Members: $150.00

NEW * NEW * NEW
IDA School Membership: $299.00 each team member upon completion!

Send Completion Certificates to info.in@dyslexiaida.org

Completion certificates from LETRS must be received by IDA Indiana no later than midnight September 30, 2022 for all stipends to be issued.

*Stipends provided by IDA Indiana

PGPs/CEUs provided via LETRS upon completion

Have questions or want to request any accommodations or technical assistance email:
info.in@dyslexiaida.org

 

To register click the button above, scroll towards the bottom of the page and click on the orange box that says CLICK HERE TO VIEW PRICING, enter the quantity for LETRS Participant Materials Bundle, Units 1-4/Units 5-8 (Participant book + one-year license) and click ADD.

In order to receive a stipend for LETRS, participants must meet the eligibility requirements below:

1. Stipends are available for Indiana and Illinois residents who register for LETRS by July 1, 2021.  (You can use the “Register for LETRS Training” button above.)
2. Registrants must complete the IDA Indiana training form and submit a copy of their registration receipt via the IDA Indiana link below by July 1, 2021.
3. Certificate of Completion must be submitted to IDA Indiana by September 30, 2022 to receive stipend.
4. In order to receive the $250 IDA Member stipend, registrants must provide their IDA Membership Number. Only one stipend per Membership Number. Non IDA members receive a $150 stipend. IDA School Membership: $299.00 each team member.
Stipends are Limited to the first 75 Indiana or Illinois registrants who complete the first two steps above.

 

Complete the IDA Indiana Training Form to be Eligible for the Stipend

Discussion Group

Participants who complete the IDA Indiana training form and submit a copy of their registration receipt via the IDA Indiana link (step 2 above) will also have the option of joining a discussion group facilitated by IDA Indiana, similar to a book club. The group will meet periodically using a virtual platform to discuss course content, materials, and network.
Please mark your calendars!
August 4 Orientation Meeting: Meet and Greet, October 6 Units: 1 & 5 Discussions, January 5 Units: 2 & 6 Discussions, March 2 Units 3 & 7 Discussions, May 4 Units 4 & 8 Discussions.

Details

Start:
July 1
End:
September 30, 2022

Venue

Online