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The single most important factor in students' literacy success is skillful, informed teaching. All of Fountas and Pinnell's books, resources, and systems are deeply rooted in teacher professional learning. Student achievement rises dramatically when teachers work in climates of collegiality and continual improvement. Partner with Fountas & Pinnell Professional Development to transform teaching and learning.

Explore our professional development offerings below and our professional development resources in the Resource Library .

Fountas & Pinnell Professional Development Delivered by Heinemann

On-Site PD

On-Site PD

Bring Fountas and Pinnell Experts to Your School

On-Site School-Based Seminars are developed by Fountas and Pinnell and delivered by expert consultants selected and trained by the authors.

Off-Site PD

Off-Site PD

Summer Multi-Day Institutes

Each summer, educators from around the world join Irene C. Fountas, Gay Su Pinnell, and their consultants, in multi-day professional learning institutes, and leave with new energy and understanding that will inform their teaching all year.

Save these dates for the 2017 Fountas & Pinnell Multi-Day Institutes. Registration will open here soon!

CREATE YOUR VISION: GETTING STARTED WITH FOUNTAS & PINNELL CLASSROOM™
Presented by Irene C. Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell

  • JULY 31–AUGUST 3, 2017 • BALTIMORE, MD

TWO CONSECUTIVE MULTI-DAY INSTITUTES ON THE LEVELED LITERACY INTERVENTION SYSTEMS (LLI) K–5
Developed by Irene C. Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell
Presented by Fountas & Pinnell-trained Consultants

  • JUNE 26–27, 2017 • DENVER, CO • GRADES K–2
  • JUNE 28–29, 2017 • DENVER, CO • GRADES 3–5
  • JULY 24–25, 2017 • OVERLAND PARK, KS • GRADES K–2
  • JULY 26–27, 2017 • OVERLAND PARK, KS • GRADES 3–5

Online PD

Online PD

Get Professional Learning Delivered Online to Your Desktop or Tablet

Leading edge online offerings deliver round-the-clock access to Fountas and Pinnell—and author-trained consultants who present quality instruction on the most crucial topics of our time.

On-Demand Mini-Courses (developed by the Lesley University Center for Reading Recovery and Literacy Collaborative) provide a self-paced option to explore the foundational ideas behind Fountas and Pinnell’s work.

Webinar Series consist of four interactive sessions that include discussions with Fountas and Pinnell-trained consultants, video demonstrations, and course materials.

University PD

University PD

Lesley University
Lesley University, Cambridge, MA
Melissa Fasten
Phone: 800.999.1959 ext. 8693
Email:

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Ohio State University
The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Marsha Levering
Phone: 614-688-4977
Email:

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