Orton-Gillingham Level 2: Certified Level Coursework and Practicum
The two-year program of Orton-Gillingham Certified Level coursework and practicum provides teachers with the opportunity to advance their knowledge of Orton-Gillingham and apply the theory of O-G instruction to both beginning level and more advanced students. The 100 hours of additional coursework will be presented through evening seminars, weekend workshops, and guest speakers. The practicum experience requires a two-year commitment, during which the teacher will receive 10 formal observations and continued guidance from a Fellow. When the practicum and coursework are completed, participants will have met the requirements of the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators at the Certified Level of membership. The instructor is a Fellow of the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators.
Prerequisite: Participants must be a member of the Academy at the Associate Level or have submitted their Associate Level application by the time of enrollment. Enrollment begins in Fall 2018.
Fees: $1,850.00 per year
150 PDPs per year
Optional 3 graduate credits per year through Fitchburg State University (additional $285 per year payable through the instructor).