Information sessions set for Dyslexia Certificate, Reading Endorsement, Master’s degree

Academics, Education

By: Jill Eichhorn

The first of five information sessions to learn more about earning a Reading Endorsement, Dyslexia Certificate and/or Master's Degree will be Tuesday, August 7 from 3:45-5:15 p.m. at Mayerson Academy, 2650 Highland Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45219.

The Science of Reading Partnership program between Mayerson Academy and the College of Mount St. Joseph has been named an International Dyslexia Assocation (IDA) recognized program--IDA's highest category of recommendation.  With this recogition, the Mount will now offer the Dyslexia Certificate in addition to the Reading Endorsement and Master's Degree through the Science of Reading Partnership.

All courses are offered at Mayerson Academy at dates and times convenient to an educator's schedule--with a 20% reduction in tuition.

The Mount is the only college in Ohio to receive this recogition and only one of nine in the nation.  The Mount received this status after an objective independent review of programs by an expert team of IDA reviewers who looked at each course for alignment with the IDA Knowledge and Practice Standards.

The Information Sessions will be held at Mayerson Academy:

  • Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012--3:45-5:15 p.m.
  • Wednesday, February 13, 2013--4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 28, 2013--4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, April 17, 2013--4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 2, 2013--4:30 p.m.

For more information, contact Dr. Amy Murdoch at amy_murdoch@mail.msj.edu or call 513.244.4934.