Tutoring Services

Tutoring Services
From after school programming to individualized, one-to-one sessions, our tutoring services are available on a sliding scale and additional scholarships are available for qualified students. Using the Orton-Gillingham approach, we focus on reading, writing and spelling for struggling readers of all ages.   Learn More

Professional Development

Professional Development
We offer professional development courses for educators that provide training using the latest research in multi-sensory instruction and remediation in reading, writing and spelling. By “teaching the teacher”, SLD Read’s courses are an effective way to help more learners with dyslexia and other reading challenges. Learn More

Community Workshops

Community Workshops
By collaborating with schools and other community agencies, we provide workshops for parents, educators, child care providers and others on a variety of literacy topics. Using hands-on activities and  a human-centered design process, our workshops support reading success for all types of learners. Learn More

Bringing Literacy to Life

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The 2014 Jack Gilman Literacy Award will be presented to Joyce Melvin at Bringing Literacy to Life Kalamazoo, November 12, 2014.  Mark your calendars to be a someone and help things get better!      

Book Fair

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October 11-15, 2014 is the SLD Read Book Fair to support our Language Links program. Goal: $200. As of October 13: $150 raised! You can help us reach our Book Fair goal by mentioning our ID: 11414018 at any Barnes & Noble nationwide or by ordering online! (more…)

Understanding Learning Disabilities

Community Workshops
October is Learning Disabilities Awareness Month and we have started an October Series to raise awareness in our communities.  This year, join us for an evening, or two, walking a mile in their shoes through Richard Lavoie's video series AND discuss ways to decrease the frustration, anxiety and tension some everyday learning exercises can bring. (more…)