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Teaching Level Foundational Skills with Practicum


  • Successful Completion of 5-Day Foundational Skills Course 
  • First In-person Practicum Session at AIM Academy
  • Required readings with written summaries
  • 15 hours of coursework (virtual and in-person)
  • 60 supervised contact hours with student(s) and submission of lesson plans, student profile(s), and other required documentation
  • 5 observational feedback meetings
  • 14 virtual implementation meetings (cohorts of 4- 6 teachers meet for 30 minutes)
  • Comprehensive exam
  • Additional course fee required

Tuition: $2,250

PA Act 48 and NY CTLE Hours: 75

Completion earns the participant Teaching Level Orton-Gillingham Certification

Already have your micro-credential through AIM Institute and interested in our OG Practicum? Please contact AIM Institute for information. OG Practicum must be completed within 24 months of taking Teaching Level Fundational Skills.

Additional Coursework Options:

Instructor of Teaching Level

Prerequisite: Teaching Level OG Certification

  • 15 hours of coursework for Teaching Level Practicum
  • 45 Hours of new coursework
  • 540 additional contact hours with student(s) and submission of required documentation
  • Review of 20 practicum lesson plans
  • Participation in 10 implementation meetings for Teaching Level practicum candidates
  • Conducting 8 observations and feedback meetings with participants of Teaching Level: Orton-Gillingham Practicum in cooperation with AIM Trainer
  • Participation in 9 observational feedback meetings
  • Required readings with written summaries
  • Successful completion of  comprehensive exam
  • Act 48 Hours: 62

Contact AIM Institute for more details.


Continuing Education Credits Available