Dr. Samuel T Orton was a neurologist and pathologist. He was the first to identify dyslexia as an educational issue.
Educator and psychologist Anna Gillingham assisted in developing his principles.
The result of this combined effort is known as the Orton-Gillingham Approach.Read more
As a former Orton Gillingham tutor, I worked directly with families that needed support, early assessment, and quality remedial teaching. As an elected trustee, I want to explore how can we do better for students with dyslexia or other forms of learning disabilities.Read more