Adult Introduction Course – Spring 2022

Online Course

The participants will learn the OG approach to teach beginning reading including phonemic awareness, phonics, and spelling.  The OG approach is a direct, explicit, structured, systematic, cumulative and multi-sensory method that includes supportive error correction and analysis to drive instruction. Participants will create lesson plans to implement with students during the supervised practicum. This course and an additional 100 hours of practicum are required to enroll in the Intermediate course. Participants must attend all sessions.

Participants are responsible for ordering their own course materials – a list of required materials will be provided upon registration.

Adult Early Registration is $1,000.00. Early registration ends February 14, 2022. Standard registration is $1,100.00 beginning February 15, 2022.

Limited need-based scholarships are available for adults. For need-based scholarship consideration, fill out the registration form below and select Request Scholarship. There is a minimum $350 base price required. The scholarship application deadline is 2/14/22 Applicants will be notified by 2/18/22. Applicants can accept or reject their offer by 2/24/22. Any remaining balance is due 2/26/22.

Note: The capacity for this course is 8 participants.

Registration Closed

Session Dates

March 19th – May 26th

Saturdays 8:30-3:00 cst
March 19, 26
Tuesdays 5:30-8:30 cst
March 22,29 | April 12, 19, 26 | May 3, 10, 17, 24
Thursdays 5:30-7:00 cst
March 24, 31 | April 14, 21, 28 | May 5, 12, 19, 26


Cost After Feb 14th $1,100

Capacity limited to 8 participants

Need a Scholarship?

Fill out the registration form below, then Select “Request Scholarship“.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I qualify for a need-based scholarship?

These partial scholarships are need-based. The amount granted is affected by the number of applicants and the available funds. Each Scholarship Application is reviewed by the Scholarship Committee. The committee looks at the number of students the applicants could impact in their current position. Scholarships generally range between $100-$200. 

How do I apply for a need-based scholarship?

1.) Complete the scholarship registration form below before the application deadline noted in the description at the top of this page.
2.) Select “Request Scholarship” as the payment method at the bottom of your completed registration form below.
3.) Click “Sign Up” and follow the remaining instructions as prompted.

NOTE: There is a base fee of $350.

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