Orton-Gillingham Dyslexia Teacher Training

02/27/2018 - 8:30am to 3:30pm
Grade levels:
Professional Development, Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Content areas:
All Content Areas, Assessment, Early Learning, Elementary Ed, Other, Professional Development, Reading, School Counseling, Special Ed
Understanding and Recognizing Dyslexia, Functional Reading Strategies, Intensified Instruction
Willamette Education Service District

Registration for this event has closed. The event has reached capacity - Willamette ESD will post information when new sessions become available.

This comprehensive five day training meets all focus areas of Senate Bill 612/1003.

Click here to view the Oregon Department of Education Dyslexia page.

Trainer: Lynn Lamping, M.Ed.
The Blosser Center for Dyslexia Resources

Lynn is a licensed Special Education Teacher and a member of the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners & Educators at the Certified Level. She is currently a Fellow-in-Training with the Academy. In addition to Academy certification, Lynn is certified through IDA as a Dyslexia Therapist. She enjoys teaching struggling readers and training teachers in the Orton-Gillingham Approach.

February 27, 2018 (Tuesday)
• Importance of Early Intervention
• Understanding the Brain
• Understanding/Recognizing Dyslexia
• Structured Literacy/OG
• Phonology of the English Language

April 3 & 4 2018 (Tuesday and Wednesday)
• Phonology and Phonemic Awareness
• Alphabet Awareness
• The Motor Component: Handwriting and Typing
• Foundational Skills in Reading: Basic and Intermediate
• Structured Literacy/OG

May 2 & 3 2018 (Wednesday and Thursday)
• Intensified Instruction Lesson Planning
• Diagnostic & Prescriptive
• Language Based
• Systematic, Sequential, Cumulative
• Cognitive
• Direct and Explicit Instruction
• Multisensory
• Emotionally Sound
• Vocabulary, Oral Reading
• How Assessments drive instruction

30 PDUs available to all attendees
Earn 2 credits- Portland State University ($60/credit)
Meets requirements of “Classroom Educator” with the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners & Educators (Practicum Experience required for certification).

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