What is the Orton Gillingham method?

Dr. Samuel Orton, was a physician and seminal researcher who explored the relationship between reading difficulties and the brain. Prior to his research, reading disabilities were considered to be a sociological problem. Dr. Orton labeled reading disabilities “word blindness”. As his research progressed, Dr. Orton and his staff believed that children who had this type … Continue reading What is the Orton Gillingham method?