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FAQs for Parent-led Dyslexia Intervention Program
Parent-led Dyslexia Intervention Training and Tutoring
Our Barton lending and training program is designed to allow families to teach their own child(ren) using the Barton Reading and Spelling System, under the guidance of Literacy Consulting Specialties.
Literacy Consulting Specialties will give you the training needed to then tutor your own child in the Barton system. We will provide the space for you and your student to do two (one hour) sessions a week.
A: No. We will offer a screening and/or full evaluation, but it is not required.
A: Any child who is struggling to learn to read can benefit from this explicit, systematic, multi-sensory method.
A: Yes, it IS workable for students who go to a traditional school, as long as the parent has time for tutoring during our regular office hours.
A: Every lesson has video training and practice time with an experienced LCS teacher. Training sessions are grouped together for time efficiency.
A: Yes, It is possible to teach more than one child at a time, although it may not be advantageous.
A: No. The Barton program was originally designed for volunteer-based literacy programs.
A: Yes. In fact, your monthly fee covers the cost of support materials specifically for homeschoolers to use between Barton sessions.
A: The minimum requirement will be two hours a week for tutoring. Training will be as needed.
A: No. Our site license requires that all training and tutoring must take place in our office.
A: No, we ask you to sign an agreement, but you may discontinue at any time.