Welcome LAUSD Educators!
We are so excited that you are participating in our Orton-Gillingham online course. In addition to the course, we've created additional supports so that all of you have the opportunity to maximize your learning. This webpage contains information about the course and these additional supports. See below for more information...
About David Katz
David Katz, a Fellow of the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators, has trained and mentored thousands of teachers in the Orton-Gillingham methodology throughout the United States and abroad.
An experienced educator, David has a Master of Arts in Teaching in Special Education and has taught and worked as an administrator at the elementary, middle, and high school levels where he successfully integrated Orton-Gillingham in both mainstream and special education classrooms. He also has extensive experience as a tutor through his private practice in Metuchen, New Jersey.
A past president of the New Jersey Branch of the International Dyslexia Association and advisory board member of the New Jersey Learning Disabilities Association, David is the co-author of our training manual for teachers, The Orton-Gillingham Educators’ Guide. In addition, he has created The Orton-Gillingham Sound Card Deck for the Visual and Auditory Drills, a training card pack for educators who are implementing multi-sensory instruction.
Course Login Information
Please watch the videos below to learn the two steps to accessing Whizzimo's Orton-Gillingham course:
If you still have trouble logging in after watching the videos above, don't hesitate to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adding Additional Educators to the Orton-Gillingham Course
Are you interested in providing Orton-Gillingham training to more of your school's educators? If so, please contact us by email at email@example.com or by phone at 678-609-3583 for more information.
Our most popular option is $3,000 for a school site license plus $100 per participating educator.
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