How to Choose a Program to Choose a Program

These are the questions that a parent will need to ask:

  • What is the training and accreditation of the teachers?

  • Where did that training take place?

  • What does the follow-up practicum and support consist of?

  • What is their continued professional development?

  • What is the affiliation of the school

  • Are multisensory Orton Gillingham methodologies transferred to ALL curricular classes including math?

  • Is the learning environment collaborative, hands-on, multisensory?

  • What is the class size?

  • What are the accommodations and support levels?

  • Is remediation in-school or outside of school?

  • Is it 1:1 or in a small group?

  • How often does that remediation take place: every day vs. 2-3 times a week?

  • Is the emphasis on the student?

  • Are there opportunities for students to tap into their strengths?

  • What form does the assessment and progress monitoring take?