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Morris Brandon Elementary School

This course is provided by The Dyslexia Resource for Morris Brandon Elementary School Educators. The class focuses on the principles and fundamentals of the Orton-Gillingham Approach. This class will provide understanding of dyslexia, characteristics of the dyslexic learner, specific procedures for teaching these students primarily in reading and spelling, and administration of informal assessments. Specific areas covered will include phonemic awareness, all phonograms, syllable types, syllable division, short vowel rules, suffix rules, basic prefixes and suffixes, and plural rules. This is a 30 hour course that satisfies the coursework requirement at the Classroom Educator Level of certification with the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators.

Thursday afternoons from 3:00 to 4:45 January through May 2019
January = 10th, 17th, 24th, & 31st
February = 7th, 14th, & 28th
March = 14th, 21st, & 28th
April = 11th, 18th, & 25th
(May = 2nd, make up day in case of weather)


There is no prerequisite.

Instructor(s): Josie Calamari
Course date(s): January 10, 2019 - April 25, 2019
Time: 3:00 PM to 4:45 PM
Location: Morris Brandon Main Campus, 2741 Howell Mill Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30327

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