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  • Webinar #2 Information
    Please join us for Dr. Donald Bear’s second webinar, this Wednesday, August 13th! You can join even if you missed his first one last week.  Here is a brief description of the class and the link to register: Online PD Class presented by leading WA State Educator Andrea Smith featuring the work of Dr. Donald Bear ...
  • Online Class with Dr. Donald Bear
    Looking for a great Professional Development opportunity? Try this online class with Dr. Donald Bear! Click the link below for more information! PD Online Class
  • Join us for the WORD Fall Conference – October 18th!
    We are excited to welcome all of you to our Fall Conference on October 18th in Spokane, WA! Come see Dr. Donald Bear and learn about:  Helping Your Students Become Word Scientists with Word Analysis Skills!  Dr. Bear is a contributing author for McGraw-Hill’s Reading Wonders in the area vocabulary and word study.  He is also a ...
  • Bonnie Campbell Hill Winners Selected!
    Each year WORD celebrates the Bonnie Campbell Hill recipients.  This special award is part of Bonnie’s Big Idea.  The award fulfills Bonnie’s dying wish to continue providing professional development to teachers.  What a gift to teachers across Washington. This year the selection committee reviewed many applications and are awarding two teachers $1500 to pursue unique professional development ...
  • Spring Partnership Session with MATT GLOVER!!!
    Here is what people say about learning from Matt Glover: “When I saw Matt Glover for the first time, I was like “Whoa!  Now this is something to get excited about!”  My colleagues and I loved the session he did with Katie Wood Ray! We feverishly scribed notes as fast as we could write (type).  At ...