Archive | Orton-Gillingham

Archive | Orton-Gillingham

Appropriate Stress

Last week, I worked more than forty hours at my part-time job. And that’s only counting the hours that I was upright. Because even long after lights-out, sometime past eleven o’clock one night, I was still awake, staring at the ceiling and trying to think of multisyllabic words that featured o’s short sound. Computer didn’t […]

SLD Read Michigan Third Grade Reading Position Statement

SLD Read appreciates the efforts of the Michigan House of Representatives to pass a bill focused on third grade reading.  Increasing third grade reading proficiency through early standardized assessment and intervention-based strategies is vital to the success of all of Michigan’s children.  Although this bill is a positive step in the right direction, we believe […]