FDU Orton-Gillingham Dyslexia Specialist Certificate
|Dyslexia Specialist Certificate (30 credits)|
The Dyslexia Specialist Certificate is a program tailored for general education classroom teachers and teachers of special education who wish to develop comprehensive knowledge and extensive experience in the Orton Gillingham approach to teaching reading, spelling and handwriting. The program provides courses on theory and practice required for effective educational intervention for struggling readers including students with dyslexia.
Foundation Courses (12 credits)
EDUC6610 History of Multisensory Instructional Methods for Students with Learning Disabilities/Dyslexia (required)
Specialization Courses (12 credits)
One-Credit Workshops (Choose 3)*
EDUC6612 Reading Comprehension
* Additional courses available.
Electives in Reading (2 credits)
For More Information about the Dyslexia Studies please contact:Mary Lupiani Farrell, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Dyslexia Studies
Professor, School of Education
University Director, Regional Center for College Students with Learning Disabilities