FOR THOSE OF YOU WHO SAID YOU WOULD LIKE more insight into the Orton-Gillingham Approach, but you’re not ready to commit to our 60-hour Associate Class, we have just the thing for you: Subscriber Sessions!


Our next session takes place on Wednesday, Nov. 18 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The topic is ‘Dyslexia Details:’ The brain science behind dyslexia, the diagnosis of dyslexia, and the nature of dyslexia.


Please click here to register today


Please click here to register for the Jan. 20 session—’What’s in an O-G Lesson (Part I): Reading’


Please click here to register for the Feb. 17 session—’What’s in an O-G Lesson (Part II): Spelling and Handwriting’


Please note: Sessions will be conducted remotely using the ‘Zoom’ platform. Login information will be sent in advance of each session.


The Subscriber Sessions are led by Riverside’s Fellows and Fellows-in-Training, Cynthia Davis, Leda Spencer, and Ann-Marie Lundmark. The sessions are FREE for Riverside parents. Attendance at all four sessions will qualify attendees to hold Subscriber Membership with the Academy (




What are Subscriber Sessions?
Official AOGPE Courses designed to provide insight into the nature of dyslexia and a basic understanding of the science, rationale, and structure behind the Orton-Gillingham (O-G) Approach.


Who should attend Subscriber Sessions?
Subscriber Sessions are recommended for parents of children with dyslexia, individuals with dyslexia, and school administrators, and professionals in related fields who wish to learn more about the O-G approach.


Do Subscriber Sessions Certify me?
Those who attend all four Subscriber Sessions will receive a Certificate of Completion which will enable them to become an AOGPE Subscriber Member of the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators. Subscriber sessions do not qualify or equip participants to use the O-G approach in an instructional setting.