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Laureen is an experienced classroom teacher who offers practical ideas, tips for technology integration, engaging activities, suggestions for approachable Common Core implementation, and simple management techniques. Her goal: To capture each student's interest and encourage their independence as learners. Laureen is the best-selling author of more than a dozen teacher resources, including Simple Steps to SMART Success and Catch Your Kids Before They Fall: 140+ Skill-Builders to Boost Academic Success.

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Rave Reviews for Reynolds

“Laureen was a great presenter. All of her ideas were appropriate for my grade and I can't wait to use them right away. She was very enthusiastic!”
Peggy Skorupa, Merillville, IN

“I enjoyed Laureen's doable ideas. She is very dynamic and it is obvious she enjoys what she does!”
Diana Brown, Michigantown, IN

“Laureen kept us actively engaged, and presented relevant ideas and strategies. Thank you for giving me great strategies that I know my students will love!”
Melissa Russell, Massillon, OH

“Wow! Super ideas; very practical and teacher-friendly. I'm going home recharged with a boatload of new ideas”
Traci Robbins, Celina, OH

Most Popular Presentations

  • Digitally Driven Differentiation, (Gr. 2-8)
  • Customized Webinars, (Gr. K-12)
  • SMART Boards, (Gr. K-12)
  • Teaching the Six Traits Basics with Picture Books, (Gr. 1-5)
  • Teaching Higher Order Thinking Skills with Great Books, (Gr. K-5)
  • Teaching with iPads: Creation, Innovation, and Exploration, (Gr. 2-8)
  • Creative Comprehension in a Common Core World, (Gr. K-5)
  • Centers for Common Core Success, (Gr. K-3
  • Creating Successful Non-Fiction Writers, (Gr. K-2)
  • Creating Successful Non-Fiction Writers, (Gr. 3-8)
  • Reaching Reluctant Readers, (Gr. 3-8)
  • Differentiation in the Elementary Classroom: Strategies for Everyone, (Gr. K-5)
  • RTI: The Implementation, (Gr. K-8)
  • Keynote- Teaching Is an Adventure, Ain't that the Truth!, (Gr. K-3)
  • DI/RTI Connection, (Gr. K-8)
  • Power Up, (Gr. K-12)
  • Pump Up the Volume: Making the Oral Vocabulary Connection, (Gr. K-3)
  • Keynote-"The Seven Wonders of Teaching", (Gr. K-5)
  • Differentiated Instruction for the 21st Century Classroom: Introducing the DI21 Framework, (Gr. K-12)
  • Meet and Exceed Common Core Expectations: ELA, (Gr. K-5)
  • Keynote- ‚??Together We Are‚?¶‚?Ě, (Gr. K-8)
  • The Successful New Teacher, (Gr. K-5)
  • Web 2.0 Tools You and Your Students Can Really Use, (Gr. K-8)


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