Director of the Orton-Gillingham Institute at the Stern Center
Peggy Price, M.Ed., Fellow/OGA, is the Director of the Orton-Gillingham Institute at the Stern Center. She provides training at the Orton-Gillingham (OG) Classroom Educator, Associate, and Certified levels in addition to a broad array of OG workshops and webinars. Price oversees a talented team of OG Fellows who assist her with district-wide consulting and providing in-depth mentorship to educators seeking OG certification. She regularly speaks at national conferences about the OG Approach and was an editor for the Orton-Gillingham Academy newsletter for five years. She has taught Orton-Gillingham to students from ages 5-44 and loves witnessing her students (and now the educators she mentors) blossom as they learn the structure of the English language. Price holds a master’s degree in Special Education: Early Childhood Multiple and Severe Disabilities from Georgia State University. Her bachelor’s degree is in Psychology, with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis from Binghamton University. Price firmly believes every child has the right to read and write, and every teacher deserves the knowledge and training to realize that promise.