The Reading Academy Membership for Parents

The Reading Academy Membership for Parents is a community of parents that are looking for a place that is not so overwhelming and shares information about dyslexia. Each month we host a live webinar, specifically for parent members, offering our expertise, answering questions and sharing our experiences working with students with dyslexia.

Exclusive content is available to all our members: information about assistive technology, study skill templates to use at home with your child, suggestions for accommodations that may help your child in the classroom and more!

Our Parent members also have access to our private Facebook group, where you can learn from others, share your experiences and interact with other parents, like you.


Your Instructor


Sarah Mc Guire and Sarah Lumsden Watchorn
Sarah Mc Guire and Sarah Lumsden Watchorn

Sarah Dieck Mc Guire was born and raised in the USA. She attended Western Michigan University, earning her bachelor degree in Science, specialising in teaching reading, maths and science. She went on to earn an honours Masters degree in Teaching, Special Education at the University of Charleston, S.C. (MAT, SEN). Sarah has been teaching students with dyslexia for twenty-three years, in the USA and in Ireland. She has taught in a number of settings including resource, self-contained and special school. Sarah has completed the Wilson Reading System Advanced Diploma and the Orton-Gillingham practitioner's course.

Sarah Lumsden Watchorn has been teaching children with dyslexia for the past twenty-two years. Sarah spent her childhood in Paris, and taught in NYC- two cities she holds close to her heart. Sarah earned an honours Masters degree in Special Educational Needs (M. Ed SEN) from University College Dublin. A mum who loves nothing more than family time with her husband and their three children in Greystones, Co Wicklow, Sarah is passionate about teaching reading.


Course Curriculum


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Frequently Asked Questions


What do I get with my membership?
The Reading Academy membership offers access to: -A live webinar every month around topics that you, as parents, want to hear about. -Videos and downloadable pdfs -A private members only Facebook group for parents
What if I am unhappy with the membership?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your membership, contact us to cancel your monthly subscription.

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