Teacher Workshops

Carroll School's teacher workshops and trainings provide opportunities for educators and administrators to get best practice tips and classroom ideas from experts in the education field. Check out our upcoming RAVE-O Workshop and stay tuned for additional workshops coming soon - complete our contact form to get on our email list and be notified of upcoming workshops.

RAVE-O: A Systematic Approach to Reading Fluency

Presenter: Melissa Orkin, Ph.D.
April 24, 2019, 9:00 am-2:00 pm AND April 25, 2019, 9:00 am-4:30 pm
Carroll School, Lower School: 1841 Trapelo Road, Waltham, MA

This 12-hour professional development course, distributed over two full days, prepares professionals to implement the curriculum immediately. Professionals will learn:

  • a new conceptualization of reading disorders including creating subtypes or profiles based on over 30 years of locally and federally supported research by Dr. Maryanne Wolf and Tufts University
  • a developmental and multi-component-based intervention for reading fluency and comprehension
  • instructional strategies for putting the RAVE-O curriculum into practice in classroom and tutorial settings through demonstration lessons
  • considerations for integrating RAVE-O with phonological-based intervention programs
  • Learn more about RAVE-O

The RAVE-O curricular materials are NOT included with the cost of the workshop. Please visit Voyager Sopris Learning to learn more about the RAVE-O toolkit. It is not necessary to purchase the curriculum kit in order to attend the training.

Registration is required before the event and is processed on a first-come, first-served basis. Payment is due at the time of registration and includes light refreshments, participants should plan to bring their own lunch. Payment is refundable up to 14 days prior to the event date. A workshop confirmation will be emailed including directions to the workshop location.

While we make every effort to conduct professional development events on the dates and locations advertised, they are subject to change without prior notice. Carroll School reserves the right to change or cancel a professional development event due to low enrollment or factors beyond our control. We will attempt to notify registrants to limit customer inconvenience but we are not liable for any expenses incurred.

12 PDP's available
Workshop Fee: $400

This workshop is fully enrolled but we are accepting names for a waitlist. Please email Ann French to be added to the waitlist and we'll be in touch should a spot become available.


Math Workshops

Carroll School's math workshops and trainings provide opportunities for educators and administrators to get best practice tips for how to teach math the "Carroll" way. Our math curriculum is designed to teach students how to think by emphasizing number sense, problem solving, and visual representation over memorization.

2019 Math Workshops coming soon - complete our contact form to get on our email list and be notified of upcoming workshops.