John Meixner, Regional Superintendent of Schools
Fulton | Hancock | McDonough | Schuyler

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June 1

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Knox County Farm Bureau, 180 S Soangetaha Rd, Galesburg, IL 61401, USA

TITLE : Comprehensive Orton-Gillingham Plus Training (Galesburg)

EVENT #:  111-23

DATE(S): June 1st, 2nd, 5th and 6th, 2023

TIME(S): 8:00am - 4:30pm (every day)

LOCATION(S): Knox County Farm Bureau / 180 S. Soangetaha Rd. / Galesburg, IL 61401

PRESENTER(S): Bailey Cavanah

INTENDED AUDIENCE: General and special education teachers K-2 in addition to grades 3rd and beyond whose students require instruction in word recognition skills (e.g., phonology, decoding, spelling). This course can also be taken by any educator who wants to learn more about instruction in phonology and orthography.

FEE: $1,000



The IMSE Impact Comprehensive Orton-Gillingham Plus Course and Program is 30 hours of a hands-on, interactive, and personalized class that provides a complete understanding of IMSE’s enhanced Orton-Gillingham method, the essential five components to literacy, and the tools necessary to apply it in the classroom.

After participating in this accredited Structured Literacy course, teachers will understand the structure and foundation of the English language as well as the research behind the Science of Reading.  Educators will have a basic knowledge of how to assess and teach students in all three tiers of RTI as well as students with dyslexia.

Participants will:

  • Gain knowledge of the Science of Reading and Structured Literacy

  • Gain knowledge about students with reading difficulties such as dyslexia

  • Understand how EL students can best learn English

  • Identify and administer various types of assessments

  • Implement and create structured literacy lessons

Materials Provided:

  • Training and Assessment Manual by the Institute for Multi-Sensory Education

  • IMSE’s Comprehensive OG Plus Teacher’s Guides (K-2) 

  • IMSE’s Comprehensive OG Plus Spelling Teacher’s Guide (3rd Grade Plus) 

  • Interventions for All: Phonological Awareness by Yvette Zgonc

  • Syllable Division Word Book by the Institute for Multi-Sensory Education

  • Phoneme/Grapheme Card Pack by the Institute for Multi-Sensory Education

  • Syllable Division Posters by the Institute for Multi-Sensory Education

  • Comprehensive OG Plus Practice Packet

  • Decodable Readers Sets 1-3  (PDF)

  • Asynchronous Fluency, Vocabulary, and Comprehension webinar with digital practice packet

  • IMSE Blending Board

  • Procedural Routine Flip Chart 

  • Access to IMSE’s Interactive OG 2.0

  • Access to IMSE’s Resource Portal

* Lunch will be on your own. (45 minutes)


QUESTIONS?  Please email [email protected] to contact Erica, the PD Coordinator for the ROE 26 & ROE 33 Professional Development Consortium.
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