Jade Gunn (BA, Orton-Gillingham Associate)
instructs the Math program at the Reading Clinic
intervention strategies draw from well-researched best teaching practises, her
knowledge and experience with Singapore Math, Orton Gillingham Math, Math.U.See, and her
certification in Dyscalculia Studies with The College of Teachers, UK
She received her BA(Hons) from the University of Manitoba, is an Associate member of the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practioners and Educators (AOGPE) and a Certified Practioner of Triple P-Positive Parenting Program, an evidence-based parenting program used in 17 countries including Canada.
Jade has 18 years of extensive experience as an educational therapist and parent trainer working in hospitals, childcare agencies, schools, and various social agencies.
Recognition for her
work includes invitations to present at the Vancouver OG Conference, workshops and nomination for the Triple P Practioner Award in 2006.
Jade's initiatives in intervention programs have focused on helping children and youth with a wide range of learning needs including dyslexia, autism, developmental delays, ADHD and other behavioural issues.
She is a strong advocate for her students and believes in close working partnerships with parents, schools, and other professionals in order to achieve the best outcomes for learning success.