Welcome to DYSLEXIA CHAMPIONS

Working together to champion the gifts, and support the needs of Manitobans with dyslexia.

Our organization has developed this website to create a dyslexia-informed community.

Our aim is to provide evidence-based resources and training opportunities for educators, resource professionals, and parents.

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Upcoming Events / Training

December 4, 2018

ORTON-GILLINGHAM for CLASSROOM EDUCATORS

ORTON-GILLINGHAM for CLASSROOM EDUCATORS training
December 4-7, 20188:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Please consider registering for this exciting and informative professional training opportunity and distribute widely. The Reading and Learning Clinic of Manitoba is pleased to partner with Manitoba Education and Training to provide professional development training for educators, literacy specialists and resource teachers including clinicians and administrators.

Manitoba Education and Training Building
217A/B  - 1181 Portage Ave.
Winnipeg, MB

Registration Fee: $800 (4 day training course)

Registration deadline: November 9, 2018

(Possible discount may apply for groups of more than 3 from one school. Please contact for more information)

*limited seating*

FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER PLEASE CONTACT:

The Reading and Learning Clinic of Manitoba  Facebook 

readinglearningclinicmanitoba@gmail.com
204 451 2112 

For more information and to register, please see our website 

Course Details: This 30-hour course offers training for:

    • teachers to use the Orton-Gillingham approach in a classroom setting 
    • specialized tutoring intervention practice
    • the first step towards a Classroom Educator or Associate Level Orton-Gillingham accreditation (AOGPE) (with additional lesson plans, observations, and coursework required)

During this training, attendees will learn about:

  • dyslexia and reading disorders
  • strategies for multi-sensory instruction
  • formal and informal testing
  • how to use information for tutorials and lessons
  • how to plan an Orton-Gillingham lesson 
  • fundamental elements of the Orton-Gillingham approach including introduction to phonology and basic phonics

 

Accommodations are important for the dyslexic child.

Don't wait for students to fail before they get the help they need.

Let's work together to help kids reach their full potential.

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