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 Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators (AOGPE) at the Subscriber Level.


Prerequisite: None
Please Note: This course will be virtual for 2020.


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

Upcoming Courses

Details: 10 hours
November 2 – 19, 2020
Time: First meeting Nov. 2 at 9:00 am
Location: Virtual Course
Cost: $300

The Dyslexia ResourceSubscriber Course