Luria Learning: Classes By and For Teachers!
Luria Learning offers graduate classes for credit through the Heritage Institute through Antioch University. The classes are for K-12 teachers and educators who want to learn more, to renew their license and move up the pay scale.
1. KIDS WILL LOVE TO READ & WRITE: Easy K-5 Strategies That Work (Course Number: ED440S)
This course will help your students love reading and writing time. You will learn five easy, research-based strategies that you and they can start using immediately. Do you sometimes feel tired at the end of your reading blocks? Do you feel like you spend as much time helping students stay on task as you actually spend teaching small groups and conferring with individuals?
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2. Saving Time: Time Management for Your Teaching & Your Life (Course Number: ED440S)
where all of your
time goes? Overwhelmed by everything on your school to-do list? In the
course you will learn to work 'smarter not harder.' With simple
strategies every K-12 teacher can use during planning time and at home,
you will live a more balanced life, tackle your to-do list, and feel in
control and satisfied at the end of each day.
3. WRITING AND EDITING MADE EASY: Strategies For All Writers (Course Number: ED443T)
Do students groan when you say
is time to write, edit and revise?
Are you intimidated by grammar and writing conventions, perhaps never
having been explicitly taught them in a way that made sense? Is there
never enough time for editing in your writers' workshop?
TO REGISTER: CALL THE HERITAGE INSTITUTE AT 1-800-445-1305 (credit card, purchase orders, or checks are accepted) or online at www.hol.edu
Alexandra (Sacha) Luria, M.A., has worked as a literacy specialist and owned her own business helping students be successful with reading. She has been featured on NPR, Disney Radio and in the Oakland Tribune for her helping struggling readers become confident life long readers. She started teaching with Teach For America and now teaches full-time in Oregon. She has a Masters Degree from Western Governors University and is passionate about on-line education. She is very interested in helping teachers be more successful with less stress and believes in working smarter, not harder.
She is the mother of two children and knows what it is like to balance both work and home life. This is part of why she is passionate about online education and seminars.
She is available as a conference speaker for workshops, retreats, seminars and for general consultation. Her practical approach includes personal examples and mix both the art of teaching with the science of learning. She blends both theory and real world experience. You will find her presentations to be informative, useful and enjoyable.
How Much Does it Cost?
Graduate tuition at Portland State University for 1 credit is over $300.
Graduate Tuition for 3 credits at HOL is $285 for 400 and 500 Level classes. Clock hours are also available.