Uniquely Qualified Instructor
Joel Clements is an outstanding English/ language arts teacher and national presenter. He is well-known for his fast-paced and strategy-packed seminars that focus on helping students significantly improve their writing skills while reducing teacher take-home paper load. Joel's wealth of experience in secondary ELA classrooms has given him the ability to try dozens of ideas with students – he knows what works and what doesn't.
Joel is the author of Strengthening Students' Writing Skills While Significantly Decreasing Grading Time (Grades 6-12), the extensive resource handbook you will receive at the seminar, as well as the book Increasing Student Effectiveness Through the Use of Digital Resources. You won't want to miss this outstanding opportunity with Joel to receive dozens of ideas and strategies you can use to strengthen all your students' writing while saving you valuable time!
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
"Joel is very well spoken and easy to listen to. I appreciate that I took tools away today that I can apply and use tomorrow. It's not something that makes me scrap anything that I'm already doing."
Jordan Miller, High School English Teacher
"Mr. Clements is knowledgeable and engaging. The structure of the seminar allowed time for reflection and avoided information overload."
Joseph Forbes, Middle School ELA Teacher
"Joel presents great, useful content. I can use all of it in my classroom immediately. That's rare!"
Darrah Dayson, Middle School Language Arts Teacher
"Joel is a fantastic presenter – low-key, calm and willing to listen. His ideas are creative, effective and easy to implement."
Heather Kauk, High School ELA Teacher
"Joel shares excellent, practical ideas!"
Ashley Skinner, Middle School Language Arts Teacher
"I appreciate Joel sharing many teaching strategies and techniques that are truly applicable to my classroom and students' learning needs!"
Shannon Guy, 7th Grade ELA Teacher
"Joel is very funny, interesting and personable."
Renee Patterson, ELA Teacher
"Joel's seminar has given me a new perspective on teaching writing."
Lisa Law, ELA Teacher
"Joel presents an excellent seminar – very useful information!"
Bethany Mizgala, ELA Teacher
"Joel shares great information and realistic strategies to implement in the classroom."
Alyssa Mahay, English Teacher
"Joel presents pragmatic, concrete ideas and strategies. Very useful!"
Sheryl Tuttle-Lamb, ELA Teacher
"Joel offered a multitude of ideas and strategies to use in the classroom. I am excited to get back to school!"
Pauline Barcher, Teacher