Institute for Educational Development

Uniquely Qualified Instructor

Margo Kinzer Courter is a national expert and presenter on topics related to language and academic success. She is passionate about helping school-based SLPs identify language acquisition, differences and disorders for the appropriate identification of a language disorder for ELLs. Margo has worked in a variety of settings ranging from preschool to high school in her over 30 years of speech-language practice with students.

Margo is the author of Here's How Children Learn Speech and Language: A Text on Different Learning Strategies (Plural Publishing), Collaboration Among Teachers and Speech-Language Pathologists and See It and Say It Visual Phonics (Courter Communications). She is also the author of Language Disorders vs. Language Differences for English Language Learners, the extensive resource handbook each participant will receive at the seminar.

Join Margo for this idea-packed seminar, filled with numerous practical strategies and interventions to help English Language Learners.

What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter

"Great presentation! Loved the strategy ideas and techniques!"

"I really learned a lot during this seminar and look forward to making an even greater difference."

"Great examples of practical therapy solutions. Hoping to use several this school year … Wish I would have had them sooner! Thanks, Margo!"

"Lots of great strategies to use tomorrow with ELLs. Margo was friendly and readily available for questions now or later. Engaging! The day flew by!"

"Excellent presenter and resource handbook. Very organized presentation, nice pacing and many practical therapeutic applications."

"Lots of valuable resources and suggestions. Margo is very knowledgeable about the subject matter."

"Great information! I can't wait to take the ideas I heard today back to my school to help English Language Learners."

"This seminar is extremely informative and Margo held my attention throughout the day! Excellent learning experience!"

"Great presentation and a lot of applicable materials for ELLs. Margo is very knowledgeable and offers great examples."

"Margo is so knowledgeable and gave us so many practical ideas/strategies. Thank you!"

"I can't wait to try these new strategies to better help English Language Learners with language disorders!"