Read Live Hands-on Training

Read Naturally Live Hands-on Training and Strategy Workshop

Read Naturally Live Hands-on Training and Strategy Workshop​Read Naturally Live is a powerful tool for developing students’ fluency, supporting vocabulary, and promoting comprehension. To ensure you’re getting the most from Read Naturally Live, we have developed a new training opportunity that combines our Read Naturally Strategy workshop with instructor led, hands-on software training designed specifically for Read Naturally Live users.

Join us for this exciting new training opportunity to expand your understanding of the Read Naturally Strategy and receive practical, hands-on experience exploring all the powerful functionality of Read Naturally Live.

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Registrations can be cancelled at any time for a full refund. We are working closely with our host venues to ensure appropriate social distancing and adhere to local guidelines regarding the number of people in attendance.  

Click Register to sign up for a workshop. Cost: $199.00 

The Read Naturally Live Hands-on Training and Strategy Workshop is a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) event. Each participant will need to have their own laptop computer. Note: Tablets (iPads, Androids, etc.) are not suitable for this training. Please refer to the information below to ensure your device meets the system requirements for this training.

Operating System Support

  • Windows 10 and higher
  • macOS 10.10 and higher
  • Chrome OS

Browser Support

  • Google Chrome versions 63 and higher (recommended)
  • Mozilla Firefox versions 60 and higher
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer versions 11 and higher
  • Apple Safari versions 10 and higher 

Resolution Support

  • 1024 by 768 and higher


  • Ability to play audio (headphones preferred)

In the half-day Read Naturally Live Hands-on Training session, you will learn…

  • How to enroll students in Read Live, assign licenses to students, and work efficiently using groups
  • How to place students in the appropriate series, level, and goal to begin working in Read Naturally Live
  • The steps that students perform as they work through a story
  • Remedial tasks to assign when students do not pass a story
  • How to customize program options to maximize progress for each student
  • How to monitor student progress with reports, and make adjustments when necessary
  • How to print parent letters and student awards to facilitate communication with students and parents

In the half-day Read Naturally Strategy Workshop, you will learn…

  • To combine the research-based strategies of teacher modeling, repeated reading, and self-monitoring of progress to significantly improve fluency, support vocabulary, and promote comprehension in developing readers
  • To individually place students in appropriate reading levels in Read Naturally Live and to set appropriate reading-rate goals
  • To adjust students’ reading levels and goal rates in Read Naturally Live to accelerate their reading achievement

As part of the registration fee, all attendees will receive…

  • One copy of the Read Live Hands-on Training Workbook ($49 value)
  • The information and skills necessary to accelerate the reading achievement of your students
  • Seminar packets including research, stories and guidelines for placement, program implementation tips, and a bibliography
  • A certificate of completion indicating six hours of continuing education time
8:00–8:30 Registration and coffee
8:30–9:15 Overview of the Read Naturally strategy & supporting research
9:30–10:30 Planning & setting up; placing students
10:30–11:30 Monitoring student performance
11:30–12:45 Lunch (on your own)
12:45–1:30 Working through the steps of Read Naturally Live (Demo)
1:30–3:30 Instructor guided exercises from the Read Live Hands-on Workbook
3:30–4:00 Wrap-up and Q&A
To register by mail or fax, complete this printable registration form:
Mailing address:

Read Naturally Inc.
1284 Corporate Center Drive, Suite 600
Saint Paul, MN 55121

Fax number:


If you are paying by credit card, you can also register by phone:
  • 651.452.4085
  • Toll-free: 1.800.788.4085
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Please let us know what questions you have so we can assist. For Technical Support, please call us or submit a software support request.

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