The right kind of tutoring makes all the difference!
Research shows successful tutoring for dyslexia includes:
1. an Orton Gillingham program of instruction
2. a tutor certified in an Orton Gillingham program
3. two or more sessions per week
4. one on one instruction
5. tutoring until student is at or beyond grade level
Here are 12 questions to ask a potential reading tutor.
Tutoring rates are $70/hour or $45/40 minutes. Parents and students are invited to a complimentary session - meet the instructor, watch a demo lesson, ask questions.
Tutoring sessions are twice (or more) per week. Instruction is in the Barton Reading and Spelling System, an Orton-Gillingham program. Lessons are multi-sensory, explicit, incorporating visual, auditory, tactile and kinesthetic approaches to learning.
References from clients are available upon request.