Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling (LETRS) Four-session series, in-person, volume 1 (units 1-4)


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Registration Closed.
Last Date to Register: 10/20/2023 12:01 AM
Last Date to Cancel: 12/2/2023 12:01 AM
Agency: CESA 2
Agency Contact: Kris Statz
Agency Assistant: Kayla Barr 262-473-1473
Location: CESA 2 - Whitewater
1221 Innovation Drive
Whitewater, WI 53190
Facility: Room 111
12/5/2023 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
2/6/2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
4/9/2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
5/21/2024 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Price: $1,000.00


Description: LETRS® (Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling) is comprehensive professional learning designed to provide early childhood and elementary educators and administrators with deep knowledge to be literacy and language experts in the science of reading. LETRS is one of the approved trainings named in 2023 Wisconsin Act 20.

This course teaches the how, what, and why of literacy acquisition to improve instructional practice and achieve long-term systemic change in literacy instruction. Additionally, participants gain essential knowledge and skills to master the fundamentals of literacy instruction required to apply and transform student learning.

Districts will be invoiced on October 20th, 2023. At that time, cancellations will not be accepted, and refunds will not be allowed.  Registration is transferable to a staff member in your district. This supersedes our regular cancellation policy.

Cost: $1000. Breakfast and lunch are included.

Presenter: Kris Statz


About the Presenter:

Kris Statz joins the CESA 2 team as ELA Literacy Consultant. Her background is in special education and she has been fortunate to spend that time co-teaching alongside amazing educators at the elementary and middle school levels. She has also served as a Tier 1 and Tier 2 PBIS coach. Kris has a M.S. in Education, a Reading Teacher and Reading Specialist license along with Cross Categorical Special Education licensing from K-age 21. She has also completed LETRS (Language Essentials for Teachers of Reading and Spelling) training.




Cancellation Policy: Registered participants will receive a refund if they cancel prior to 3 working days before an event, minus any material costs that have already been incurred. Cancellations must either be made on MyQuickReg or by emailing Because of our commitment to the presenter and the food vendor, participants who cancel less than 3 working days prior to the event or who do not attend the event, will be billed the full fee. CESA 2 reserves the right to cancel any event. Registered participants will be notified via phone and email if a cancellation occurs and will receive a full refund. 

Inclement Weather Policy: Every effort will be made to hold an event. CESA 2 will notify participants via email as soon as possible if an event has been cancelled due to weather conditions.

Disclaimer: CESA 2 will do its best to accommodate general dietary requests; if your dietary need is very specific or severe, you may want to bring your own lunch to ensure your comfort and health. CESA 2 does not assume liability for adverse reactions to food consumed or items one may come into contact with while eating at a CESA 2 event. If you have a dietary need or food allergy, please go into your MyQuickReg profile and update the special accommodations section. Notice of a special dietary need must be made 2 weeks in advance of the event.

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In-Person Events: Restrictions on our in-person events due to COVID-19 have been lifted. We will be responsive to what's happening within our communities, and guidelines from the CDC and local health agencies for future offerings and will update guidelines when necessary.