Date(s) - 02/13/2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Presented by Joanie Gerken, Fellow/AOGPE, this three-part course is offered to parents and other professionals in order to familiarize them with the Orton-Gillingham approach to teaching. This course is an excellent introduction for those who are considering further training in the Orton-Gillingham approach. The course will cover:
- An introduction to Orton-Gillingham
- Characteristics of dyslexia
- The neurological basis for multisensory teaching
- Phonology, history and the structures of the English language
- The Orton-Gillingham lesson
Attendees of this course are eligible to apply to the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators as Subscriber members. Subscriber members receive mailings including lists of approved courses and conferences, announcements, and newsletters. Subscriber members are informed consumers but are not qualified to teach using the Orton-Gillingham approach.
Dates: Wednesday, February 13; Wednesday, February 27; and, Wednesday, March 27.
Credit: 1.0 CEU