The Reading Writing Connection instructors are highly qualified and trained professionals committed to your child’s success. Dyslexics learn differently, so our approach is different. It is one that effectively facilitates a learnilng partnership between the student and instructor.
Since 2008, the Reading Writing Connection has been helping students with reading and spelling through one-to-one tutoring in comprehension strategies, decoding the alphabet, reading, spelling, writing and language comprehension. Using the research-based, multi-sensory program Orton Gillingham we see results. We focus on the basics of learning to read, enhanced academic performance and self-esteem. We provide students with a safe and accepting environment, engaging them in an ongoing process of discovery and success.
We are always looking for great instructors. If you are interested in learning more about taking the Orton-Gillingham instruction training please call us at 517-787-8620.
The Reading Writing Connection is seeking five instructors for one-on-one dyslexia instruction/tutoring.
Each instructor must successfully complete the Orton –Gillingham Training offered by the Reading Writing Connection. This course is designed to serve teachers, parents, home schoolers, administrators, service providers, tutors, literacy coordinators, educational therapists and advocates, who wants to improve their knowledge of dyslexia and their ability to help those affected by dyslexia.
Orton-Gillingham Training Components
What is Orton-Gillingham?
Meeting the needs of the student – strategies and pacing
Phonemes of the English Language
Letter Cards and Blending Drills
Developing the student binder
Sight Word Study Method
What is a syllable?
Why use nonsense words?