Joanne Billingsley – Educational Consultant

Professional Development for Educators
Engaging, Informative, Inspirational, Transformative

A fresh face, a powerful new message and a bundle of positive energy!

Joanne’s mission – to guide educators in creating  brain-friendly, language-rich, interactive learning environments, where classrooms are alive and students thrive.

Making Words RealJoanne Billingsley, a former regional Texas Teacher of the Year, is a consultant, author, keynote speaker and nationally – acclaimed lecturer. She has combined current neuroscience research with best practices in teaching to develop powerful new tools and learning strategies for classroom teachers.

Described as “authentic” and “in touch with teachers” Joanne inspires and motivates educators to explore new techniques for reaching and teaching all students, particularly ELLs, special education students and those that struggle to succeed in school.

Her message is hope-filled, her strategies field-tested,
innovative and highly engaging.

Let me ask you this…

Vocabulary MagicAre your students struggling with the extraordinary volume of new vocabulary terms they need to master each year?

Do you have difficulty getting students to speak, read and write using core academic vocabulary?

Would you like to learn the six, easy-to-implement, brain-based steps to accelerating the vocabulary skills of English language learners, special education students and those that struggle with literacy skills?

We offer Professional Development, Strategies and Products that Dramatically Increase Student Understanding and Retention of Core Academic Vocabulary
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