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The Basics Class

Key Teachings from the Slingerland® Approach

Our Three Most Requested Short Classes Combined

The Basics Class merges three Short Classes and includes 65 classroom hours. This class focuses on the foundations of literacy acquisition, the knowledge of diverse reading profiles including dyslexia, and the general principles for explicit, structured, sequential, multisensory instructional strategies for teaching reading, spelling, handwriting, and written expression.​ Classes are approved for graduate level extension credit through University of San Diego.

Non-discrimination Policy: Slingerland® Institute for Literacy admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and other programs.

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