Calendar of All Classes & Events

Visit our Testing and Tutoring pages for more information on these student services. While we are located in Rochester, Minnesota we serve students and train adults in Rochester and ONLINE!

Outreach Events

6th Annual Dyslexia Dash

Dyslexia Awareness Events

FACEBOOK LIVE: New Dyslexia Laws Panel

  • This is a FREE online event on September 30 from 4-5pm. Join us on Facebook Live to hear more about the historic legislation that was passed this year to help dyslexic and other struggling readers in Minnesota.  The panel will include members of the Dyslexia Coalition formed last year to advocate for changes to law that benefit dyslexic learners. No advanced registration necessary.

Dyslexia Simulation: A Walk In Our Shoes

  • This FREE event will be on October 22, 2019 from 7-8:30pm at a Rochester TBD location. This is an interactive simulation exercise to experience the common symptoms of dyslexia.  While interesting for everyone, this is particularly valuable for friends and family members of people with dyslexia. REGISTER FOR THE SIMULATION HERE.

Partner Organization Events

WEBINAR: How Minnesota's New and Amended Education Statutes Apply to You

  • This is a free webinar is on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 from 4-5pm. It is hosted by the Higher Education Literacy Partnership and features Minnesota Department of Education Dyslexia Specialist, Dr. Amy Schulting. REGISTER FOR THE WEBINAR HERE.

Student Classes

Reading Club

  • For students ages 4-6 and a parent/caregiver. If you have questions on which class to register for, contact our Director of Reading Readiness at 507-288-5271. Fall Reading Club (October - November 2019) - REGISTER HERE

WRITING CLASSES for grades 6-11

Orton-Gillingham Training Schedule

visit our Orton-Gillingham Training Page Here

Basic Orton-Gillingham Training

  • September 3 - November 24, 2019 (online course) Course is full. WAIT-LIST REGISTRATION OPEN

  • December 2, 2019 - March 29, 2020 (coursework online/practicum in Rochester, MN) registration opening late August

  • February 24 - May 24, 2020 (online course)

  • July 9-30, 2020 (course held in Rochester, MN)

  • August 31 - November 22, 2020 (online course)

  • Winter Institute 2021 (coursework online/practicum in Rochester, MN)

  • March 1 - May 30, 2021 (online course)

Advanced Orton-Gillingham Training

  • December 2, 2019 - February 23, 2020 (online course)

  • June 11-25, 2020 (course held in Rochester, MN)

  • November 30, 2020 - February 21, 2021 (online course)