EDUCATORS

WE MAKE TEACHING MORE EFFECTIVE

We believe that teachers know their students best. We also believe that when given the right resources to inform and deliver effective differentiated instruction, every student benefits. With an extensive collection of incredibly powerful and flexible curriculum resources, our products fill the gaps identified in various learning environments. Without limiting their creativity, innovation, or individuality, we help teachers to provide the impactful instruction their students need to thrive.

 

Created for Teachers by Teachers

Many of our company leaders and product specialists are former teachers. And we rely heavily on the input and creative talents of hundreds of active and former teachers to create our resources. We know, from firsthand experience, what works in the classroom.

Leveled Teaching Materials for Personalized Instruction 

With thousands of leveled resources in multiple formats and content covering multiple areas, our products support teachers in delivering effective, personalized instruction.

 

 

Digital Delivery for Anywhere, Anytime Access

Delivered entirely online, our resources can be printed, projected, and used online by teachers and students in the classroom, at home, or on the go — saving teachers valuable preparation time.

BLENDING LEARNING

WE DELIVER A COMPREHENSIVE TOOLKIT FOR EFFECTIVE BLENDED LEARNING

Blended learning is becoming more and more common-place in today’s classrooms and requires a rich array of resources for both traditional and technology-based instruction. Our products allow teachers to deliver the right blend of instruction, using varied printable, projectable, digital, and mobile platform resources designed to make differentiated instruction easier than ever.

 

Varied Instruction

With our resources and tools, educators can vary and customize instruction to their specific preferences and to the classroom’s specific needs. With thousands of resources that can be used for traditional or technology-enhanced instruction delivered to a whole class, a small group, or an individual student, our products are an ideal complement for teachers using a blended learning model.

Mixed Learning

Students see the greatest results when they have access to a multitude of learning resources and media applications. Our products deliver a combination of traditional and technological resources that work together to help students make significant learning gains each day and acquire the 21st century skills they need to shine.

Anywhere, Anytime Access

Today, learning doesn’t have to end at the end of the school day. With our digitally delivered resources, students can access a library of developmentally appropriate learning materials anywhere they have an Internet connection or access to a mobile device. Anywhere, anytime access also means that teachers can easily schedule assignments, score student submissions, and track progress through our online teacher management hub day or night.

SPECIAL EDUCATION

WE DELIVER THE RESOURCES AND TOOLS SPECIAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS NEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL

Lit Skills is an ideal source for effective developmentally appropriate resources for Special Education programs. Our products provide a wealth of materials that are easily matched to students’ developmental level, and can be customized for any Special Education program and Individualized Education Program (IEP).

 

Differentiated Instruction

Our products provide resources that fuel differentiated instruction, a vital element to any Special Education program or IEP. With our products, teachers can customize their instruction to suit the specific learning needs of every student and take advantage of their unique learning strengths.

 Student Motivation

Our interactive eLearning environment contains incentives and rewards designed to keep students motivated and engaged each day. Students have the ability to redeem stars awarded for successfully completing assignments and tasks to customize their own rocket or robot avatar, and can easily view their progress through the student dashboard.

Student Assessment and Reporting

Our products offer a number of personalized assessment opportunities that allow teachers to monitor progress and ensure students are making sufficient learning gains. Digital reporting allows teachers to easily track each student’s progress and quickly determine future instruction needs.

ADMINISTRATORS

WE DELIVER UNMATCHED VALUE

We believe that a vast collection of high-quality curriculum resources should be affordable enough for every school and every classroom. Nowhere else will you find such an extensive collection of research-based learning resources at such an affordable price. Delivered entirely online, our resources save valuable instruction time, support differentiated learning, and save schools and districts money compared to traditional print and competing education technology providers.

 

Resources Designed to Deliver Results

Our extensive collection of developmentally appropriate curriculum resources enhances learning and develops the skills and strategies students need to improve high-stakes test scores.

Professional Development and Product Training

We offer a number of product training and professional development opportunities designed to help teachers effectively deliver the instruction needed to promote optimal student learning.

Progress Monitoring and Reporting

Our products make it easy to track students’ usage progress at the individual student, class-wide, school-wide, and district-wide levels. Online reports provide instant feedback that help determine instructional effectiveness and inform future instruction needs.

STANDARDS

RESOURCES AND TOOLS CORRELATED TO STATE, NATIONAL, AND INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS

Lit Skills is committed to supporting educators by providing high-quality curriculum resources that target the skills, strategies, and points of emphasis associated with various curriculum, state, national, and international standards. Our products are designed to save teachers time in the implementation of new rigorous standards, and deliver the tools they need to ensure students make required learning gains each year.

COMMON CORE

Our resources help teachers implement rigorous state and Common Core standards.

ADDITIONAL STANDARDS

We offer dynamic content and teaching resources aligned to a number of various curriculum standards.

RESPONSE TO INTERVENTION

WE HELP DIFFERENTIATE INSTRUCTION WITH A 3-TIER INTERVENTION MODEL

Lit Skills allows educators to effectively match resources to multiple tiers of instruction. Our resources were created to meet student needs, quickly monitor progress anytime, anywhere, and provide ongoing and repeated practice to strengthen comprehensive literacy. 

 

 

Confidence and Motivation

Student confidence is vital to making progress and solidifying a stronger school-to-home connection for struggling students. Our products deliver an interactive learning experience designed to keep students motivated and engaged in their daily studies.

Tiered Intervention

RtI resources must work at all 3 tiers of instruction: 1) whole class, 2) small group, and 3) one-to-one interaction. Our products cover the full range of RtI and allow educators to easily customize their instruction to deliver the personalized instruction struggling students need.

Differentiated Instruction

We offer a wealth of leveled resources that differentiate instruction and monitor student progress. With our products, struggling students are able to remain in the general education environment and are provided the support they need to catch up to their peers.

Practice and Assessment

For struggling students to make significant learning gains, they need tools that make it easy to practice newly acquired learning skills. Likewise, teachers must have the resources they need to measure and track learning gains. Our products offer an abundance of both.

STUDENTS

WE PROVIDE PERSONALIZED LEARNING FOR EVERY CHILD

We believe that every child deserves an instructional path that works best for them. With a library of meticulously differentiated learning materials and eLearning tools, our products provide the assessment, instruction, and practice students require. By combining reading and writing with many other 21st century skills, our resources give students the tools they need in the classroom today and in the workplace tomorrow.

 

Personalized Learning

Our leveled resources ensure that students have access to an abundance of developmentally appropriate resources available in multiple formats.

Interactive eLearning

Our kid-friendly eLearning environment allows students to take learning on the go with a number of developmentally appropriate learning resources and tools accessible 24/7.

Assessments and Reporting

With a variety of assessments covering foundational skills, fluency, and comprehension, as well as digital reporting tools, it’s easy to track student progress and determine additional instruction needs.

ELL/ESL

WE PROVIDE THE TOOLS TEACHERS NEED TO SUPPORT ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

Lit Skills provides a wide array of resources and tools that support English language learners (ELLs) and English as a second language (ESL) programs. Many of our products deliver differentiated materials and tools that support the development of English.

 

Support for ELLs and ESL Programs

We support ELLs with tools, resources, and research-based strategies that help them achieve success with social and academic English. Reading, listening, speaking, and writing resources integrated with grammar and vocabulary support are delivered at varying grade and language proficiency levels.

Support for ELL and ESL Instruction

Lit Skills provides educators with resources and tools specifically designed to support ELL and ESL instruction. ELL and ESL resources make it easy for teachers to provide reading and listening, writing and speaking, grammar, and assessment support for students at all learning levels.

 

ENLIGHTENED LITERACY

AN ENLIGHTENED APPROACH TO LITERACY. AN EXPANDED FORM OF LEARNING.

Lit Skills offers thoughtfully designed literacy-focused resources and tools designed in accordance to research-based best practices and leveled to meet the needs of all students. Our products have received countless awards, accolades, and positive reviews from outside education organizations and educators across the globe. Proven to be an effective resource for personalizing instruction, strengthening students’ expanded literacy skills, and boosting test scores, our products make teaching more effective and instill the skills students need to shine.

 

Research-Based Resources

We develop our products using research-based best practices and input from active and former teachers to ensure quality and effectiveness. Our products create an engaging learning environment that fosters creativity and student growth; they expand literacy beyond reading and writing to include the modern-day skills students require to become college- and career-ready.

Digital Deliverability

Our extensive collection of multilevel literacy-focused resources is delivered entirely online, making it easy for teachers to quickly find exactly what they need. With thousands of differentiated books and lessons, corresponding worksheets, comprehensive lesson plans, benchmark assessments, and more, we make it possible to put the perfect content in every student’s hands.

Instructional Support

Our products include an array of teaching tools designed to support educators and make instruction more effective. We believe that teachers are the most important component to impactful learning; they are dedicated to providing high-quality resources designed with input from education experts and classroom educators that allow for meaningful blended and differentiated instruction.

Meaningful Practice

Students learn best when they have access to an array of resources and tools in multiple formats that allow them to practice and refine a broad range of skills anytime, anywhere. Our products blend traditional instruction with contemporary philosophies and technology-enhanced resources to ensure students receive the meaningful practice they require to strengthen their literacy and learning skills every day.

Unmatched Value

Today, administrators and teachers are being asked to do more with less. With our resources, classrooms have access to a vast collection of high-quality resources that enhance both in-class instruction and the home-to-school connection. And with an average cost of just a few dollars per student, our products are affordable — even for individual classrooms.

WE SUPPORT LEARNING IN THE HOME

Parents are a child’s first teacher. We believe that education is more impactful when parents remain an integral part of their child’s day-to-day learning. With a suite of easily accessible, digitally delivered resources and parental login features, parents have the ability to participate in their child’s learning and monitor progress at their discretion.

Homeschooling

With an extensive collection of literacy-focused resources and tools, our products are an ideal solution for homeschool instruction.

School-to-Home Connection

Delivered entirely online, our resources can be easily accessed at home, allowing parents to read with their students and participate in their daily learning.

Digital Reporting

With parental login features, parents can quickly view their student’s progress on digital assignments and leave notes of encouragement for their child.