Reading and Learning Disability Specialist to present a free workshop in Irvine, Ca

Join Karina Richland, M.A. at the Jewish Federation, Orange County to learn about "Taking PRIDE in Reading: Understanding how we learn to read"
By: Karina Richland
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Feb. 7, 2012 - PRLog -- The Jewish Federation and Family Services of Orange County, Ca will host a live workshop presentation for parents and professionals with reading and learning disability specialist Karina Richland on Thursday, February 16, 2012 at 7:00pm.

Karina Richland, MA, is the founder of Pride Learning Centers in Orange County and Los Angeles, Ca. Ms. Richland has an extensive background in working with students of all ages and various learning modalities.  She is Orton-Gillingham Certified and has spent many years researching learning differences and differentiated teaching practices.

"This presentation will cover reading development, from phonemic awareness to comprehension." said Ms. Richland.    "The stages of reading will be covered including normal reading benchmarks and the difference between reading and understanding.  Parents and professionals will gain a better understanding on identifying reading difficulties and ways to support struggling readers." adds Ms. Richland

In addition to educating parents and professionals on reading development, Ms. Richland will offer tips, advice and suggestions on how to help children with reading, writing, comprehension and spelling at home.

The Presentation will be held at the JFFS Library, Second Floor, 1 Federation Way on the Samueli Jewish Campus in Irvine.  Registration is requested but not required.  RSVP: Danielle Wiltchik, Coordinator of Special Needs: 949-435-3460 or

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Pride Learning Center provides one-to-one reading help for students with learning differences, including dyslexia, auditory and/or visual processing disorder and/or ADHD. Pride's reading program is based on Orton-Gillingham research and is multisensory.

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