Making Spirits Bright,
One Book at a Time!

Speaking Engagements


Professional Development

 

  • Maria presents for district professional development days on a variety of topics, her most popular being Writer's Workshop in a Balanced Literacy Classroom. She will work with you to design a program to meet the needs of your group.

  • Program length and fees are TBD.

  • Email for more information: info@mariadismondy.com


Adult Programs

 

 

Join the Battle Against Bullying

Every child has the right to a community where he or she feels safe.

 

Bullying occurs when someone repeatedly and purposefully says or does hurtful things. Bullying is on the rise and some consider it an epidemic.This workshop will present strategies and interventions that work to stop bullying now! Maria tailors this presentation to parents, teachers, mom's groups, women's programs, and elementary staff members. 

 

Strengthening Family Units while Teaching Life Skills 

Every child deserves these important lessons in your home

 

A recent study from Career Builder reported college graduates are entering the job force lacking essential soft skills. Find out what skills are important for children to develop early on. Parents, teachers and caregivers will walk away from this program with a number of simple routines to adopt in their home in order to prepare their children with these important life tools.

 

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