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Professional Development

2020-2021 Professional Development

The Professional Development series provides continuing education credit for teachers and interested professionals.  The courses are designed to provide tools for teaching students with learning disabilities and ADHD, but are beneficial for all students.


Orton-Gillingham Multisensory Training for Teachers -

The Subscriber Level (Virtual)

Presented by Joanie Gerken, Fellow/ AOGPE, this is a three-part course offered to parents and other professionals to familiarize them with the Orton-Gillingham approach to teaching. This course is an excellent introduction for those who are considering further training in the Orton-Gillingham approach. 
Various dates, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Cost: $75 
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Orton-Gillingham Multisensory Training for Teachers -

The Classroom Educator Level

Presented by Joanie Gerken, Fellow/AOGPE, this seminar follows the Classroom Educator curriculum guidelines established by the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators which include classroom instruction, selected readings, and supervised teaching. Following this coursework, those interested in pursuing the Classroom Educator credential with the Orton-Gillingham Academy must complete 50 hours of supervised teaching. This practicum may be arranged through The Rankin Institute or individually with the instructing Fellow. 
Monday-Friday, June 21-25, 2021, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Credit: 3.0 CEUs. Cost: $1,250 (includes handouts and June Orton Book) 
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Orton-Gillingham Multisensory Training for Teachers - 

The Associate Level

Presented by Joanie Gerken, Fellow/AOGPE, this seminar follows the Associate curriculum guidelines established by the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators which includes classroom instruction, selected readings, and supervised teaching. Following this coursework, those interested in pursuing the Classroom Educator credential with the Orton-Gillingham Academy must complete 100 hours of supervised teaching. This practicum may be arranged through The Rankin Institute or individually with the instructing Fellow. 
Monday-Friday, July 12-23, 2021, 8:00 a.m. - 4: 00 p.m. Credit: 7.0 CEUs. Cost: $2,000 (includes handouts and June Orton Book) 
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