Institute for Educational Development

Uniquely Qualified Instructor

Diane Murphy is an experienced classroom teacher, reading specialist, enthusiastic instructor and a National Board Certified Teacher in literacy. She is a highly sought-after national presenter and teacher trainer. Diane will share dozens of strategies and the latest ideas and best practices, along with current research and resources that you can use to rapidly accelerate your grades 3-6 students’ reading skills.

Diane is the author of Preventing Misguided Guided Reading Instruction: Enhancing the Effectiveness of Your Guided Reading (Grades 3-6), the extensive guided reading resource handbook you will receive at the seminar.

You will leave this day with a wealth of practical reading strategies, activities, resources, and assessment ideas you can easily implement in your own grades 3-6 guided reading program.

What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter

“Diane Murphy is a very energetic, enthusiastic presenter filled with experiences to illustrate and cement her presentation. I am overloaded with many wonderful, practical ideas to use in my classroom.”

“I can’t say enough! Fantastic, practical ideas that will be easy to incorporate into our daily learning.”

“This seminar was abundant in rich ideas to take back and immediately utilize in my classroom. I am so ready to return to my classroom and share with my fellow teachers.”

“Excellent! A true treasure trove of ideas. I feel well-equipped to implement what Diane shared.”

“This seminar was very informative with many practical ideas! Diane is energetic and animated. She explains herself clearly and keeps your attention.”

“I gained so much from this seminar. Diane is informative, humorous and effective. Thanks so much!”

“Wow! I don’t know where to start – I learned so many wonderful things. The resource handbook will be right on my desk with my teacher’s manuals.”

“Diane is engaging and informative. I loved her energy, resources, strategies, and visuals.”