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About Your Instructor – MariBeth Plankers

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Uniquely Qualified Instructor

Maribeth Plankers is an outstanding national presenter and highly experienced Speech-Language Pathologist and Assistive Technology Professional. She brings years of experience and ideas for improving outcomes for students who have language, reading and written language disorders. She has extensive experience providing literacy-based language therapy services within inclusive models and via teletherapy. In addition, she has experience working as a clinical service provider, diagnostician and clinical supervisor within the university setting. MariBeth reflects a broad experience working with students of all ages, from early education through college level.

She presents nationally on topics of language and literacy, assistive technology and Universal Design for Learning. MariBeth is the author of Speech-Language Pathologists: Strategies to Support Students with Reading and Language Deficits (Grades PreK–12), the resource handbook each participant will receive at her seminar.

Join MariBeth for a fast-paced, engaging seminar with practical, highly effective techniques you can use with the children you see and treat.

What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter

“MariBeth shared a wealth of amazing resources that I cannot wait to use in my sessions! One of the best, most informative and engaging seminars that I’ve attended in years.”
Maria Mignone, Speech-Language Pathologist

“Great seminar, wonderful presenter, fantastic information!”
Nikki Steele, Speech-Language Pathologist

“MariBeth has great energy and shared ideas to expand my therapy and role with students and in education.”
Tess Heckel, Speech-Language Pathologist

“MariBeth’s passion for learning is obvious. I appreciate the huge list of resources she shared.”
Craig Begalle, Speech-Language Pathologist

“Very great information and tools to use! This seminar helped me think about how to dig deeper with my students.”
Amy Johnson, Speech-Language Pathologist

“This is my second time attending one of MariBeth’s seminars. She is a wonderful resource filled with interesting ideas and creative therapy resources.”
Pamela English, Speech-Language Pathologist

Very practical strategies! I love that I am leaving with something to use immediately when I return to work!”
Darci Witty, Speech-Language Pathologist

“Great, new resources I can use tomorrow. This seminar was filled with so many resources and activities for a range of learning areas.”
Kathryn Becker, Speech-Language Pathologist

“Always great to attend MariBeth’s seminars! She is so knowledgeable and professional.”
Deb Maly, Speech-Language Pathologist