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.
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.
An experienced educator, David has a Master of Arts in Teaching degree and has taught at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. He also has extensive experience tutoring students through his private practice.
In addition to training teachers through workshops, David has also worked as an adjunct professor at both Rutgers and William Patterson Universities.
Most importantly, David infuses substantive content with his engaging and animated style, making his classes a joy to attend.
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.
Office Hours (4:30-5:30 pm on all dates listed below)
We are offering office hours each week starting on March 24th. Office hours on Wednesdays are for elementary school teachers and on Thursdays are for secondary teachers. Feel free to see the list of topics below and attend all sessions where you would like to get additional support from Mr. Katz.
Office Hours Login Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7325483396
All office hours are from 4:30-5:30 pm PST
Additional Resources and Information