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Reading Clinicians

Reading Clinicians are specialists in the areas of literacy and learning.  They are teachers who hold certification as Reading Clinicians in Manitoba.  Certification requires a Master of Education degree and specific courses in clinical reading, literacy, and learning.  They provide school-based supports and interventions for students experiencing significant literacy-learning difficulties.

Reading Clinicians collaborate with school-based teams to provide:
  • Assessment:  Identify strengths and needs for learning and related processes specific to students experiencing significant literacy-learning difficulties

  • Intervention:  Provide recommendations and strategies to improve literacy learning and achievement

  • Consultation:  Collaborate with school teams to support targeted school-based literacy programming

  • Professional Development:  Provide in-service and training to staff, parents and other professionals

 Last Modified: 24 January,2017