The Orton-Gillingham Subscriber Course is appropriate and designed for individuals seeking an initial overview about dyslexia and the Orton-Gillingham Approach. This course introduces the participant to the following topics but does not qualify one to teach using the Orton-Gillingham Approach.


  • Characteristics of dyslexic learners
  • Brain research on learning and how it supports multi-sensory teaching
  • Principles of the Orton-Gillingham Approach
  • Phonology and the importance of phonemic awareness
  • Basic rules concerning the structure of English that influence reading and spelling
  • A brief history of English and its influence on our sound system


Those who attend all 10 hours of the class will receive a Certificate of Completion.  This enables you to become a member of the Orton-Gillingham Academy (OGA) at the Subscriber Level.


Prerequisite: None
Please Note: This course will be virtual for 2022.


*This course can be customized to meet the needs of your organization. Please contact us at [email protected].

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