/inˈspī(ə)r/ verb to instill in someone the motivation, enthusiasm, and courage to do better things and achieve more.
“Thank you for planning such an amazing week of PD to support us for next year. It was so helpful to come together to figure out creative ways to teach workshop, knowing that next year will be a different type of year."
“It was like an awakening when you introduced small group instruction to the staff. You made it all clear for me, filling the uncertainty in my workshop teaching and helped me implement the workshop with fidelity. It finally felt right and it all made sense and I strived for more and more learning. You were there in a heartbeat to guide me and push my thinking. “
5th Grade Teacher
"Words cannot express my gratitude for everything you've done to help me this year. I don't know where this year would have taken me if I didn't have you as my coach. It has totally transformed my teaching."
4th Grade Teacher
“I always look forward to working with them. They are insightful and know Workshop very well. They always find strategies for me as a teacher to use with my students and their lessons help me as a teacher.”
1st Grade Teacher
"Wow, you guys are amazing! Last week and this week’s coaching sessions were the best PD we have had a in long time. Teachers loved learning this way! Really a game changer. And even our most reluctant teachers were excited about this - that is saying a lot. Some even said, these sessions 'were like magic!'"
“I truly value the time spent with Inspire Liteeracy and have learned a whole host of new strategies for teaching reading and writing.”