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OG Associate Level Training w/ Janet Jones, Fellow/AOGPE

  • The Dyslexia Resource Center 628 Muller Avenue Columbia, SC 29203 (map)

Orton-Gillingham Associate Level Training July 22 - 26 and July 29 - August 2, 2019 8:30am - 4:30pm Monday - Friday for two consecutive weeks. Must attend both weeks.

Why Orton-Gillingham? Widely held as the premier approach to educational intervention for individuals with dyslexia and taught by Fellows of the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators, the Orton-Gillingham training provides teachers and parents with knowledge and strategies to address the needs of students who struggle with written language.

What do I get with this course? 70 hours classroom instruction, plus all required books and materials Topics include:

Principles of Orton-Gillingham instruction

Nature and needs of dyslexic learners

Phonological awareness

Sound-symbol relationships

Syllable types and division patterns

Spelling rules and generalizations

Handwriting instruction

Reading fluency


Integration of vocabulary & comprehension instruction

Structured, multi-sensory teaching techniques

Lesson plan development and delivery

Informal diagnostic-prescriptive assessment of reading, spelling, and handwriting

*This course results in a Certificate of Attendance. For those wishing to become certified at the Associate Level, information on the required Practicum will be provided as part of the course.

Course Instructor: Janet Jones, Accredited Training Fellow, AOGPE

Registration opening soon!