Sean loves working with schools as an educational consultant! An expert on grammar instruction, mentor text use, purposeful technology integration, and writing instruction in all genres, Sean provides a variety of services for teachers and administrators interested in enhancing their knowledge of the best practices related to these topics. Check out Sean's services below and contact him at [email protected] to book Sean!
Sean's insights, knowledge, and humor make him an ideal keynote speaker for professional development conferences. His speeches motivate, inspire, and inform!
Sean is available to conduct one-hour, three-hour, or six-hour professional development workshops. Topics available are grammar instruction, mentor text use, informational writing, argument writing, narrative writing, and technology use. These workshops are ideal for professional development days and in-service sessions.
Sean will work with administrators to show them how to observe teachers for best practices in grammar, instruction, technological integration, and writing instruction.
Virtual Book Study
Sean will conduct Skype sessions for teachers that further explore the ideas developed in his books.
Sean's Areas of Expertise
Mentor Text Use
Multimedia and New Literacies
The Common Core Grammar Toolkit: Using Mentor Texts to Teach the Language Standards in Grades 3-5
The Common Core Grammar Toolkit: Using Mentor Texts to Teach the Language Standards in Grades 6-8
The Argument Writing Toolkit: Using Mentor Texts in Grades 6-8
The Narrative Writing Toolkit: Using Mentor Texts in Grades 3-8
The Informational Writing Toolkit: Using Mentor Texts in Grades 3-5
The Multimedia Writing Toolkit: Helping Students Incorporate Graphics and Videos for Authentic Purposes, Grades 3-8
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