Full NameMs. Martha Kovack
AddressBarrie, Ontario L4N 8T5
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Phone Number(705) 722-7745
Professional Title
  • Reading/literacy specialist (including tutor)
Structured Literacy Training
Organization Training Program/Course name Year taken Classroom/Online # hours coursework # hours practicum
Scottish Rite Charitable Foundation of Canada Initial Training Course and Practicum in the Orton-Gillingham Approach 2009-2014 Classroom 45 100
Canadian Dyslexia Society Practical Linguistics Certified Teacher 2014 Classroom 115 100
Professional Certifications
  • Provincial Teaching License
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  • Scottish Rite Charitable Foundation - Remedial Tutoring for Dyslexia 2014
  • Canadian Dyslexia Society - Orton Gillingham Teacher 2014
Professional Services Offered
Instructional services (areas of instruction/intervention/remediation)
  • Reading
  • Spelling
  • Teacher/therapist training
Instructional approaches/programs used
  • Structured Literacy/Orton-Gillingham approach
Populations/age groups served
  • Preschool
  • Elementary school age
  • Private clinic/office
  • Will travel to another location (eg. library, school)
  • English
Other information

10 years of experience with Orton-Gillingham approaches.
30 years of teaching experience.
20 years of experience with early literacy training/workshops for educators and families.
Offering Introduction to Orton-Gillingham Courses for educators who would like to incorporate OG approaches into their programs, or for individual tutors/teachers.
Please visit http://www.soundreaders.com/ (click on Early Literacy Specialist Martha Kovack) for a bio and list of education/training/experiences.