Calendar of All Classes & Events
6th Annual Dyslexia Dash
Our 6th annual Dyslexia Dash will be held on Saturday, October 5 at Soldiers Field Park in Rochester. Register for the Dyslexia Dash HERE.
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.
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
Fall Writing Courses (October - December 2019) REGISTER HERE
Orton-Gillingham Training Schedule
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)