Training Schedule

The current Pathways to Reading training schedule is listed below. For additional information on any of the trainings or how to bring a training to your locale contact Pathways to Reading.

Year One Trainings

May 7, 8, 10, 2014   (1 day in September.  Date TBA)
Smithville Missouri School District
Kindergarten Only

Smithville District Office
655 So. Commercial Ave, Smithville, MO

  • Time: 8:30-3:00
  • Cost: $399  (cost includes one teacher's manual, membership to PTR resource library and a sample small group folder - kits and materials sold separately)
  • Contact: District contact: Tracy Platt  work: 816-532-0589    cell: 816-898-2693
    Pathways to Reading Training Office: 816-797-2473
May 15, 16, 17, 2014   (1 day in September.  Date TBA)
Smithville Missouri School District
2nd Grade Only

Smithville District Office
655 So. Commercial Ave, Smithville, MO

  • Time: 8:30-3:00
  • Cost: $399  (cost includes one teacher's manual, membership to PTR resource library and a sample small group folder - kits and materials sold separately)
  • Contact: District contact: Tracy Platt  work: 816-532-0589    cell: 816-898-2693
    Pathways to Reading Training Office: 816-797-2473
July 7-11, 2014
Trenton, MO



801 W. 4th Terrace, Trenton, MO


  • Time: 8:30-3:00
  • Cost: Please $399.  Cost includes one teacher's manual, membership to PTR resource library and a sample small group folder - kits and materials sold separately
  • Contact: For questions contact:
    Rissler Elementary: 660-359-2228
    Pathways to Reading Training Office: 816-797-2473
July 14-16, 21-22 2014
South Elementary, Jefferson City School District, MO


707 Linden Drive, Jefferson City, MO


  • Time: 8:30-3:30
  • Cost: Training cost $399.  Cost includes one teacher's manual, membership to PTR resource library and a sample small group folder - kits and materials sold separately
  • Contact: School Contact: Carey Drehle, Principal   Phone: 573-659-3185
    Training Contact: Mary Lovinguth cell: 314-560-6014  e-mail: mary@pathwaystoreading.com
    PTR Office Contact: 816-797-2473 or 816-589-0857
July 21-25, 2014
Lee's Summit Elementary, Lee's Summit, MO


110 SE Green St., Lee's Summit, MO


  • Time: 8:30-3:00
  • Cost: Training cost $399.  Cost includes one teacher's manual, membership to PTR resource library and a sample small group folder - kits and materials sold separately
  • Contact: School Contact: Tracy Sample, Principal   Phone: 816-986-3340
    PTR Training Contact: Terry Clinefelter 816-797-2473  email: terry@pathwaystoreading.com

July 21-25, 2014
Holyrood, KS


Central Plains Elementary
600 S. Main, Holyrood, KS


  • Time: 8:30-3:30
  • Cost: Cost includes one teacher's manual, membership to PTR resource library and a sample small group folder - kits and materials sold separately
  • Contact: School Contact: Jane Oeser, Principal       Phone: 785-252-3666
    Trainer: Jane Seward      Phone: 620-921-5565   email: janeseward@essdack.org
July 23-25, 31 and Aug. 1, 2014
Dixon, MO
Out of district teachers contact Mary Lovinguth (see below) before enrolling.

Dixon Elementary
102 N. Pine St., Dixon, MO


  • Time: 8:00-3:00
  • Cost: Cost includes one teacher's manual, membership to PTR resource library and a sample small group folder - kits and materials sold separately
  • Contact: School Contact: Christi Russell, Principal       Phone: 573-759-7149
    Trainer: Mary Lovinguth      Phone: 314-560-6014      email: mary@pathwaystoreading.com
August 4-6, Sept. 16-17, 2014
Washington, MO



Board of Education building
220 Locust Ave.


  • Time: 8:30-3:30
  • Cost: Please $399.  Cost includes one teacher's manual, membership to PTR resource library and a sample small group folder - kits and materials sold separately
  • Contact: For questions contact:
    Trainer: Mary Lovinguth 314-560-6014, email: mary@pathwaystoreading.com
    Pathways to Reading Training Office: 816-797-2473
August 6, 11, 14, 15, Sept. 9, 2014
Pratt, KS


Haskins Learning Center
900 School St.
Pratt, KS 67124


  • Time: 8:30-3:30
  • Cost: Cost includes one teacher's manual, membership to PTR resource library and a sample small group folder - kits and materials sold separately
  • Contact: Site Contact: Marsha Evenson      email: marsha.evenson@scksec.com
    Trainer: Jane Seward      Phone: 620-921-5565   email: janeseward@essdack.org
Sept. 9, 10, 16  Oct. 14, 15  2014
Hutchinson, KS


ESSDACK Service Center
1500 E. 11th St.
Hutchinson, KS


  • Time: 8:30-3:30
  • Cost: Cost includes one teacher's manual, membership to PTR resource library and a sample small group folder - kits and materials sold separa
  • Contact: Site Contact: Pam Misunas      email: pammisunas@essdack.org
    Trainer: Jane Seward      Phone: 620-921-5565   email: janeseward@essdack.org
    PTR Office for Kit orders: 816-589-0857
September 8-10, October 2-3,  2014
Rolla, MO


500 Forum Dr.


  • Time: 8:00-3:00
  • Cost: Training cost $399.  Cost includes one teacher's manual, membership to PTR resource library and a sample small group folder - kits and materials sold separately
  • Contact: School Contact: Matt Fridley, Principal   573-458-0170
    Training Contact: Mary Lovinguth cell: 314-560-6014  e-mail: mary@pathwaystoreading.com
    PTR Office Contact: 816-797-2473 or 816-589-0857

Year Two Trainings

Clearwater Service Center 13939 W Diagonal Rd, Clearwater, KS
Note: Class limited to 20
Please indicate your grade level when enrolling.
July 7,8,9, 2014

  • Time: 8:30-3:30
  • Cost: Sponsored by Clearwater Service Center.  For cost and enrollment contact  Pam Misunas  620-663-9566
    Trainer: Jane Seward    Phone: 620-921-5565     email: janeseward@essdack.org
  • Contact: Pathways to Reading office: 816-797-2473    e-mail: info@pathwaystoreading.com