Learn to Read

Know a struggling reader? 

Your child can learn to read in 2019!

Who:  Any struggling or emerging reader of any age, with or without a diagnosis of dyslexia. We teach all types of children to read. What:  One-on-one tutoring program that teaches struggling readers to read, comprehend, spell, and write—at grade level and beyond. Impact: LearnUp works. In just 3 months of tutoring, the average LearnUp student:
  • Jumped 2.0-grade levels in reading
  • Increased word fluency by more than 50%
  • Gained over 44 words per minute in fluency
We have one of the fastest and most effective reading programs on the market. Where:  Tutoring sessions are held at La Boulangerie offices in San Francisco (Pine St. at Fillmore). When:  3 – 6 p.m., Monday – Friday How:  A FREE 30-minute reading assessment is the best way to get started. Learn More at www.learnupcenters.org What Parents are Saying: “My 10-year-old started the program at a 2nd-grade reading level. To our amazement, he ended seven weeks later at a 4th-grade level, where he should be, but more importantly with a love of reading.” — Mary Flynn Danny tutor 10 “The most important aspect of this reading program for me was to see my daughter’s self-concept change.” — Lia McLoughlin learning to read See more testimonials here. Learn to read now. Contact us for a free reading assessment. 

How to Teach Reading Workshop

Learn How to Teach Reading to All Children

LearnUp Centers Reading Workshops

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What will you learn?

This 5-day intensive workshop covers all the basics of reading–from the theory of reading and comprehension and the role of the brain’s neuro-diversity in reading acquisition to the nuts and bolts of teaching reading. Including:
  • Apply reading theory into the practice of reading acquisition
  • Teach reading to all types of emerging readers, including struggling readers, with or without a diagnosis of dyslexia and kids living with ADD/ADHD
  • Teach the 44 reading sounds (including prefixes, roots and suffixes)
  • Adapt the program for one-on-one tutoring, small groups, and for the larger classroom
  • Assess and place students into the 5 Starts (or entry levels) of the program
  • Adapt the program to English Language Learners
  • Teach students how to comprehend, interpret and present information from their reading.

Who should attend?

Anyone interested in literacy, dyslexia or reading issues, including teachers, literacy & learning specialists, parents, paraprofessionals, and tutors. 

Workshop Details

Facilitator: This is a rare opportunity to learn directly from Steve Tattum, founder of the LearnUp reading program. Steve has taught over 2,500 teachers to successfully use our reading program in one-on-one, small group and classroom situations. Content: This 30-hour intensive will give you all the theory, skills, curriculum, hands-on practice, and materials you need you need to teach the highly effective LearnUp reading program. Perfect for classroom-based educators who want to become more effective at teaching reading. This is an introductory course. We do not have levels of certification or prerequisites. During the workshop, you will learn the ENTIRE structured phonics program. We do offer advanced professional development workshops for deepening your learning. Cost: $1,600 (including all instruction, manuals, and materials.) Dates: June 10-14, 2019 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

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What is the LearnUp Reading Program?

Our reading program is evidence-based and integrates the best practices of the leading reading and reading intervention programs on the market (based on Orton-Gillingham and blended with concepts from Linda Mood-Bell, Slingerland, Reading Recovery, Alphabetic Phonics, Whole Language, etc.) and combines them with the latest brain research and National Reading Panel recommendations to create a superior, systematic program that accelerates reading acquisition. Our program is multi-sensory and universally accessible and works with all types of learners.

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Contact stevehagler@learnupcenters.org | (415) 944-7323