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Orton-Gillingham Teacher Training

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Advanced Canadian accreditation is now available in the Orton-Gillingham Approach through The Canadian Dyslexia Society, Inc. In convenient one-day seminars, trainees will learn how to apply this approach and why it is considered the most effective remediation for students with dyslexia.

The course focuses on evidence-based remediation for students with dyslexia using a structured, systematic approach that motivates and encourages pupils to improve their reading and writing skills.

Orton-Gillingham: Practical Linguistics©, Part 1

Who can attend: Educators, parents, professionals involved in education


Length of course: 40 hours delivered in 5 full-day seminars


Dates: Jan 18, Mar 1, Mar 22, Apr 12, Apr 26, 2014
**NEW** Summer Institute Dates: Monday, July 14th - Friday July 18th, 2014 inclusive
Location: Claremont School, C-1, 310 Danforth Avenue, Toronto M4K 1N6
Cost: $850, 10% discount for groups of 4+

Orton-Gillingham: Practical Linguistics©, Part 2

Who can attend: Educators, parents, professionals involved in education
Length of course: 40 hours course work delivered in 5 full-day seminars 
Dates: May 3, May 17, May 31, Jun 14, Jun 21, 2014.
Location: Claremont School, C-1, 310 Danforth Avenue, Toronto M4K 1N6
**NEW** Summer Institute Dates: Monday, July 21st - Friday July 25th, 2014 inclusive
Cost: $850, 10% discount for groups of 4+

 

Orton-Gillingham: Practical Linguistics©: Part 3

This course focusses on morphology, linguistics, expository and narrative writing, syntax and grammar, vocabulary acquisition, language across the curriculum, particularly mathematics.

Who can attend: Teachers, O-G Practitioners, Speech-Language Pathologists
Length of course: 60-hour course work delivered in 8 full-day seminars
Dates: Summer Institute Only: Monday, July 28th - Thursday, August 7th, 2014 (no classes on public holiday, August 4th)
Location: Claremont School, C-1, 310 Danforth Avenue, Toronto M4K 1N6
Cost: $850, 10% discount for groups of 4+

 

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CERTIFICATION

Orton-Gillingham Teacher Certificate issued by The Canadian Dyslexia Society (CDS) on completion of Parts 1 and 2, assignments, 100-hour practicum and readings.

Certificate in Practical Linguistics Therapy© issued by The Canadian Dyslexia Society (CDS) on completion of Parts 1, 2, & 3, and additional 3-day seminar; 300-hour practicum, assignments and readings.

Orton-Gillingham Teaching Certificate (CDS) training exceeds Associate Level Training required by The Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators.  All trainees may apply to the Academy for Associate Level Membership, but reading requirements may differ. Seewww.ortonacademy.org for further course and reading guidelines.

 

PREREQUISITES

Part 1 is a prerequisite for Part 2

Part 2 is a prerequisite for Part 3

All courses are open to parents, educators, administrators and therapists

Certification requires university degree or equivalent


REGISTRATION

If you wish to register please download, print, and fill in the correct registration form below:

Orton-Gillingham: Practical Linguistics© Certificate Course Part 1
Orton-Gillingham: Practical Linguistics© Certificate Course Part 2

Orton-Gillingham: Practical Linguistics© Certificate Course Part 3

Payment can be completed by Paypal or mailed in with your registration form. Cheques/money orders must state your name and session for which you are registering.

Please click the "Pay Now" button below to complete payment online (registration form must be mailed):

Class Options

*Group Discounts: Please contact the Claremont School directly at 416-778-6336 to register. 

Location: 310 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, M4K 1N6
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Instructor: Evelyn Reiss B.Sc, B.Ed., M.A., OCT
Fellow/Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators

 

Claremont School is expanding!

Applications are invited for dedicated, well-qualified teachers who have a deep understanding of dyslexia and are passionate about helping this student community. Please send your resume to: The Principal, The Claremont School, C-1, 310 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON M4K 1N6 or send an e-mail to info@claremont-school.com

Please consider donating to The Claremont Dyslexia Foundation, a not-for-profit foundation providing bursaries and grants for students with dyslexia.

Call us at 416-778-6336 for more information, or email us at info@claremont-school.com

Dyslexia

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Important Dates

MAY
16

16/05/2014 17:00 - 18:00
Claremont School Play

MAY
19

19/05/2014
Victoria Day

JUN
6

06/06/2014
PA Day

JUN
13

13/06/2014
Grade 8 trip leaves

JUN
15

15/06/2014
Grade 8 Returns