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Advanced Canadian accreditation is now available in the Orton-Gillingham Approach through The Canadian Dyslexia Society. 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.

 

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.

Download the Teacher Training Flyer here.

 

Orton-Gillingham: Practical Linguistics©, Part 1

Who can attend: Educators, parents, professionals involved in education
Course Length: 40 hours
Dates: Courses run throughout the year 
Location: Claremont School, C-1, 310 Danforth Avenue, Toronto M4K 1N6
Cost: $1200 Includes a 1 year subscription to The Great Word House™ (GWH) program.

Practicum available at Claremont for a limited number of trainees.

 

Orton-Gillingham: Practical Linguistics©, Part 2

Who can attend: Educators, parents, professionals involved in education
Course Length: 40 hours
Dates: Courses run throughout the year
Location: Claremont School, C-1, 310 Danforth Avenue, Toronto M4K 1N6
Cost: $1200 Includes a 1 year subscription to The Great Word House™ (GWH) program.

 

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. Assessment and therapy options for a range of learning disabilities will be addressed, emphasizing the distinctions between them.

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Who can attend: Teachers, O-G Practitioners, Speech-Language Pathologists
Course Length: 7 days, 55 hours
Dates: 20th - 24th August, 27th - 28th August, 2018
Location: Claremont School, C-1, 310 Danforth Avenue, Toronto M4K 1N6
Cost: $1,500

 

Summer Institute 2018

Part 1: July 3rd - July 7th
Part 2: July 9th - July 13th

Cost for Part 1: $1200
Cost for Part 2: $1200
Cost for Part 1 & 2: $2150

All training sessions include a 1 year subscription to the GWH program.

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. See www.ortonacademy.org for further course and reading guidelines.

Consultation and Practicum Payment Options

Practicum available at Claremont for a limited number of trainees.

Monthly/4hours C$500 
Consultation C$300 

 

Registration

If you wish to register, please complete the online registration form or download, print, and mail the registration form.

Click here to download the Registration Form for Orton-Gillingham: Practical Linguistics© Certificate Course

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 button below to complete payment online (registration form must be mailed):

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Great Word House Lesson Planner

The Great Word House™ program is an interactive teaching tool for Kindergarten, Elementary, ESL, ELL, Orton-Gillingham/M-SL and homeschool teachers. Anglo Saxon Lesson Plans build foundational literacy skills. Latin and Greek Morphology Lesson Plans build comprehension and prepare students for High School, SAT's and entrance exams to college/university. Use this powerhouse to create lesson plans for any grade level, class or individual student. Teacher Training is included! The Great Word House™ team will provide on-site Teacher Training and our program will deliver quality controlled lesson plans, saving time for teachers and supervisors. For more information, visit greatwordhouse.com

Kindergarten-Grade 1: C$205
Anglo-Saxon: C$360
Morphology: C$360
Anglo-Saxon + Morphology: C$360

Submit your Payment for The Great Word House Items Here

 

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

 

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