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Discover the program that teaches early care and education providers as well as parents how to foster early literacy skills in children ages five and under.


Orton-Gillingham: Beyond the Basics

DateFriday, February 2nd, 2018
Time 8:30am to 3:30pm
Course Number1070
LocationStern Center for Language and Learning
183 Talcott Road
Suite 101
United States
PrerequisitesPrevious Orton-Gillingham training
Course DescriptionThis workshop is designed to review and extend your knowledge of the Orton-Gillingham Approach. Do you feel rusty on how to teach and provide effective error correction with your phonogram drill, auditory drill, spelling dictation, sentence dictation, etc? Do you have questions how to teach syllable types, syllabication, and spelling patterns? Do you have questions as you progress to more advanced levels in your scope and sequence? This workshop will be rich with video clips from 1:1, small group, and whole class OG instruction with multiple opportunities to practice and trouble -shoot.   Areas to be covered based on participant request:
  • OG principles
  • Progression through a scope and sequence
  • Parts of an OG lesson with procedural practice
  • How to construct an OG lesson with a clear lesson objective
  • How to be diagnostic and prescriptive from lesson to lesson
  • Syllable types and syllable division
  • Words to read vs. words to spell

Peggy Price, M.Ed., Fellow/AOGPE

Director of the Orton-Gillingham Institute at the Stern Center

Peggy Price, M.Ed., Fellow/AOGPE is the Director of the Orton-Gillingham Institute at the Stern Center for Language and Learning in Williston, Vermont. Price provides training at the Orton-Gillingham Classroom Educator, Associate, and Certified levels in addition to a broad array of OG workshops and webinars. She has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis and a master’s in Early Childhood Special Education. She has worked in the field of special education since 2002 in public and private school settings.

Required MaterialsNone
AudienceTeachers, Reading Specialists, Special Educators, Literacy Coaches and Tutors
Grade LevelK-12
Additional Information

After registration, you will have the opportunity to contact the instructor with specific OG questions to be covered in class.

Unable to attend in person? You can participate in this workshop as a webinar!

This workshop is available for a discounted price of $200 instead of $225 when you register for this workshop and 1 or more of the following workshops:

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By far, I have never taken another course that stands up to the instruction I received during my Orton-Gillingham training in the summer. I cannot speak highly enough of the instructors I have had over the course of two years.

- Linda E. Beaudet // Orton-Gillingham Practicum Teacher