Train with Dii

We offer training for every level. Whether you are a full-time teacher, parent, or educator looking to tutor, we offer a course to meet your needs.

Each class is capped at 20 people, so everyone can get the individual attention they need.  

All classes are offered at our Indianapolis office, located at 8395 Keystone Crossing, Suite 110. 

Interested in Dii training at your school? We offer personalized training for a group as small as 10 people.

 
 

40-Hour Basic Orton Gillingham

Fridays this Spring 2018
April 6 - May 25
9am - 3pm

Monday - Thursday this Summer 2018
June 11 - 21
9am - 3pm

Develop an understanding of language learning disabilities and learn how to effectively use the Orton-Gillingham Multisensory Instructional Approach.

Master the sound-symbol relationships of the English language and gaining an in-depth understanding of the etymology and lexicon associated with English. Learn the essential elements of a successful multisensory instruction approach, how to administer and interpret diagnostic assessments in preparing individualized lesson plans, and all the necessary knowledge to prepare Orton-Gillingham lessons.

Course Fee: $950 early bird/$1,000 regular
Early bird deadlines are March 6, 2018 for spring; May 11, 2018 for summer.

Registration closes September 1 for fall, March 29 for spring, June 4 for summer. Click here to register.

20-Hour Multisensory Techniques for the Classroom Teacher

Fridays this Spring 2018
April 13 - May 4
9am - 3pm

Monday - Thursday this Summer 2018
June 25 - 28
9am - 3pm

This interactive workshop will walk participants through how to apply the foundation of Orton-Gillingham multisensory techniques for all students learning to read in the classroom setting. Students will leave this course with an understanding of how to write a lesson plan for the class, ways to engage groups of students in instruction, and ideas about how to tackle language challenges related to teaching reading. 

Course Fee: $400 early bird/$500 regular
Early bird deadlines are March 13, 2018 for spring; May 25, 2018 for summer. 

Registration closes September 1 for fall, April 6 for spring, June 18 for summer. Click here to register.

20-Hour Multisensory Math Methods

Fridays this Winter 2018
January 19 - February 9
9am - 3pm

Monday - Thursday this Summer 2018
July 30 - August 2
9am - 3pm

Learn the essential elements of a multisensory mathematics teaching approach. Learn to guide student development from the concrete on to pictorial representations of numbers and operations, and eventually to success using abstract symbols of math. (No prerequisite required.)

Course Fee: $400 early bird/$500 regular
Early bird deadlines are December 19, 2017 for winter; June 29, 2018 for summer.

Registration closes January 8 for winter, July 16 for summer. Click here to register.

 

Written Expression

Saturday, November 4, 2017
9am – 3pm

Saturday, March 10, 2018
9am – 3pm

Learn techniques to teach grammar using a multisensory approach and how to use that knowledge to construct complete sentences and paragraphs. Participants will have the opportunity to practice teaching techniques with each other in class. Participants will learn how to teach students how to identify what a complete sentence is, how to write one and how to write a paragraph.

Course Fee: $199 early bird/$225 regular
Early bird deadlines are October 1, 2017 for fall; February 9, 2018 for spring.

Registration closes October 27 for fall, March 2 for spring. Click here to register.

Advanced I - Intermediate Orton-Gillingham

Saturday, January 27, 2018
9am – 3pm

This course focuses on how to transition a student from Basic Orton-Gillingham into Morphology (roots, prefixes, suffixes and connectives). Review the upper layers of Basic Orton-Gillingham and learn how to introduce morphology to your student by adjusting drills to be more appropriate for an upper-level student.

Course Fee: $199 early bird/$225 regular
Early bird deadline is December 22, 2017 for winter.

Registration closes September 8 for fall, January 19 for winter. Click here to register.

Prerequisite: Basic Orton-Gillingham Course

Advanced II - Morphology

Saturday, October 7, 2017
9am – 3pm

Saturday, February 10, 2018
9am – 3pm

This course focuses on advanced assessments for higher-level skills and learning how to use a student’s knowledge of morphology to determine meaning and spelling of higher-level words.  Learn how to teach prefixes, suffixes, roots and connectives.

Course Fee: $199 early bird/$225 regular
Early bird deadlines are September 8, 2017 for fall; January 12, 2018 for winter.

Registration closes September 30 for fall, February 2 for winter. Click here to register.

Prerequisite: Advanced I (Intermediate)

 

Basic Orton-Gillingham Refresher

Friday, December 8, 2017
9am – 3pm

Are you an educator trained in Orton-Gillingham and in need of a quick refresher? Join us for this day-long course to review the foundation of Orton-Gillingham. We will review the skills taught in Basic OG and provide additional opportunities for practice.

Cost: $199 early bird/$225 regular. Early bird deadline is November 8, 2017.

Registration closes December 1. Click here to register.

Prerequisite: 40-Hour Basic Orton-Gillingham or equivalent course