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Sarah is currently speaking at colleges, schools, and various human service organizations regarding her cross-linguistic research and how it relates to literacy in this country. She specifically addresses how you can help your child or student become a fluent, confident reader by utilizing this information, along with current evidence-based practices. Her workshops are highly engaging and meaningful.

An expanded workshop was approved for professional development by the Center for Early Learning Professionals in Rhode Island. The workshop is entitled Rime and Reason: Innovative Techniques for Creating a Strong Foundation for Literacy and is approved for two professional development hours.

She also visits schools to meet with students that are reading her books!

To reserve a private event, workshop, or webinar, please email us at info@noahtext.com or give us a call at (860)334-3058.

“Sarah’s fresh, research-based ideas on literacy and reading were gripping, creative, and relevant!  Her innovative take on rimes was somewhat of an experiment for us, but an opportunity we were glad to take!  While other facilitators lock in to a stale PowerPoint, Sarah breathed life into her content with visuals, hands-on materials, reciprocal conversation, and a multi-modal approach that left participants reflecting long afterwards on the impact of her program!  It was as meaningful as it was provocative!” Christopher D. Salaun, Professional Development Specialist, Children’s Friend

Sarah Blodgett recently presented at the 56th Annual Correctional Education Association Region 1 that the New Jersey Chapter of the Correctional Education Association hosted at the Grand Hotel in Cape May, New Jersey on May 31 through June 2, 2017. Her workshops were well received by all of the educators who attended her workshops. As an educator, I really appreciate Sarah’s dedication in completing thousands of hours of research to develop a system in order to assist her son to not only read but to enjoy it! I have been an educator for over 40 years with over 35 years working with students who have difficulty reading. I highly recommend the method that Sarah Blodgett has developed to assist students who struggle to read. Kevin Kavanaugh, NJ Correctional Education Association President, Deputy Director Region 1 Correctional Education Association


I found Sarah K. Blodgett’s Noah Text extremely intriguing. I have never seen a text or teaching strategy that took the approach of building syllables in words to assist struggling readers, and I thought it was such a useful resource. Workshop Participant​

I was very intrigued by Sarah K. Blodgett’s talk. I was interested in how her books were specialized to help children with dyslexia and I would love to see if one day all books could come in the form of Noah Text. Workshop Participant​

Sarah K. Blodgett, creator of Noah Text, was extremely educational. From her, I learned how you can aid children to read in more advantageous ways so children do not remain behind. Workshop Participant​

I found Sarah Blodgett’s talk extremely interesting. I plan to use this information in the future when I teach. Workshop Participant


I like that you can give books out in a classroom and nobody knows if the books are in regular text or Noah Text. I think this is a great learning tool for speech and language pathologists and special education programs. Workshop Participant​

In my profession, if I ever needed to help a child with their reading skills, I would definitely direct them toward Noah Text. Workshop Participant​ 

Not only do I now know about this great program that could be a resource to families that I work with in the future, but I have been encouraged to take steps towards things that matter. Workshop Participant​ 

Thank you! This will help me with instruction of reading in my classroom.  Workshop Participant/Teacher

Very interesting and informative – food for thought!  Workshop Participant/Teacher

Very informative and encouraging!  Workshop Participant/Teacher

Love the concept and alternative way of reading.  Workshop Participant/Teacher

This would be a good method to use in ABE (Adult Basic Education) level classrooms.  Workshop Participant/Teacher
 
She has great techniques to assist emerging readers or ESL (English Second Language) learners.  Workshop Participant/Teacher

She seems to have a lot to offer. I am curious to see where her work goes and try it in my own classroom.  Workshop Participant/Teacher
 
Great workshop!  Workshop Participant/Teacher

The presenter was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. I’m excited about Noah Text and hope to help my struggling and dyslexic students.  Workshop Participant/Teacher

Different and easy to understand!  Workshop Participant/Teacher

The facilitator was very knowledgeable.  Workshop Participant/Teacher
 
She was very researched. The knowledge was interesting, plus she was approachable.  Workshop Participant/Teacher

The approach was meaningful.  Workshop Participant/Teacher

The mode was effective for me because of the multi-modal approach, the hands-on material, the handouts, PowerPoint, and the knowledge accumulated and shared by the presenter.  Workshop Participant/Teacher

It seems like it will make far more sense to children with regard to reading introduction.  Workshop Participant/Teacher

This workshop provides wonderful, research-based information that can be adapted in meaningful, developmentally appropriate ways to literacy development for young children. It seems like it will make far more sense to children with regard to reading instruction.  Workshop Participant/Teacher

It raised my awareness of the rime and its value in literacy.  Workshop Participant/Teacher

She shared great ideas to use in a classroom and gave us a book she wrote, which was helpful.  Workshop Participant/Teacher

The textbook that was given and the way that it was edited made it easy to read.  Workshop Participant/Teacher

The creativity was great. The games and items used were simple and direct.  Workshop Participant/Teacher

We learned how to teach kids rimes and how to pronounce words.  Workshop Participant/Teacher

Her system was easy to understand. She was very informative. Outstanding!! Workshop Participant/Teacher 

She presented a great new idea on how to teach students to read. Workshop Participant/Teacher 

She’s a good public speaker and very relatable. Good advice on strengthening reading skills. Workshop Participant/Teacher 

Her supplemental reading program was easy to understand. She provided several examples of rime patterns and took time to answer questions throughout the whole session. Workshop Participant/Teacher 

Reading becomes easier using her specialized text and the level of frustration goes down for the student. Workshop Participant/Teacher 

I thought the workshop was very beneficial. The speaker was very enjoyable and helpful. Workshop Participant/Teacher 

I enjoyed the information given and can see this being used in the education system. Workshop Participant/Teacher 

Excellent presentation! Workshop Participant/Teacher 

I enjoyed the visuals and her information on phonological awareness, simplicity, and the rime. Workshop Participant/Teacher 

Subject matter was very interesting and relevant. Workshop Participant/Teacher 

The strength of this workshop was to look at a different approach to reading instruction, and educators can always use more strategies to teach reading. Workshop Participant/Teacher 

The presenter was very well researched. Bring her back! Very good and useful workshop! Workshop Participant/Teacher 

This innovative program is new to me and very relevant. Excellent! Workshop Participant/Teacher 

Her workshop was very detailed and informative. Workshop Participant/Teacher 

Her workshop was great! It was clear, relatable, and elicited sharing. Workshop Participant/Teacher 

Very knowledgeable! Workshop Participant/Teacher 

She was very knowledgeable and provided good visuals and tools. Workshop Participant/Teacher 

This workshop was very informative. Workshop Participant/Teacher 

Excellent information! I hope this takes off! Workshop Participant/Teacher