Orton-Gillingham Associate Level Course and Optional Practicum
|Date||Monday, August 7th, 2017 to Wednesday, August 16th, 2017|
|Time||8:30am to 4:00pm|
|Course Number||Course: 1067 Practicum: 1068|
|Location||Stern Center for Language and Learning|
183 Talcott Road
In this course, participants will learn both the structure of the English language and how to teach it sequentially and systematically to struggling readers in grades K-12.
This course meets the requirements for the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Associate Level certification.
Tiers: 2 and 3
Associate Level Practicum includes:
Peggy Price, M.Ed., Fellow/AOGPE
Early Education Program Manager
Peggy received her Masters in Early-Childhood Special Education from Georgia State University and is certified through the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators. She has over fourteen years of experience working in the field of special education with a primary focus on literacy and language-based learning disabilities. Her position at Stern Center for Languange and Learning allows her to share her passion for evidence-based instructional practices with teachers and schools across the state.
|Required Materials||All required materials will be given on the first day of class and/or sent electronically, including The Gillingham Manual, Angling for Words, Gillingham phonogram deck, and course binder.|
|Audience||Special educators, reading specialists, literacy coaches, private tutors, adult educators, classroom teachers|
|Additional Information||This course will meet over seven days from 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM:|
Monday, August 7, 2017
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Monday, August 14, 2017
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
2 graduate credits through Castleton University: additional $380
Optional Practicum: Additional $1,820.00*
3 graduate credits for practicum through Castleton University: additional $570.00
Course and practicum without credits: $3,345.00
Course and practicum with 6 graduate credits: $4,485.00
* The cost of the practicum does not include travel costs for observations. Long-distance mentorship is available.
The OG approach is the foundation underlying all multi-sensory structured language instruction. It is designed for the teacher who wishes to individualize instruction to meet the intensive needs of struggling language learners. Learn more at http://www.ortonacademy.org
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