Tutor (IMSLEC accredited training program)

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Children's Dyslexia Center of Upper Wisc

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Changing a child's life one syllable at a time!
Becoming a certified tutor takes approximately one year of working with two students at the Center, during which time tutors are considered volunteers as they complete the required 90 hours of classroom training, 100 hours of practicum training, and 10 hours of observation. Tutoring lessons for the practicum are scheduled twice a week on either Monday & Wednesdayor Tuesday & Thursday for 50 minutes each lesson with two students. All sessions are held after school between 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.. The training cycle will begin in January and then be distributed throughout the year.

Prerequisite Requirements:
Passion for helping children, Bachelor’s Degree, Completed application, Love of reading
Completion of our International Multisensory Structural Language Education Council (IMSLEC) accredited training program
* 90 hours classroom training (lecture and other requirements) * 100 hours practicum w/students * 10 hours observation
Purchase a Training Manual and Language Tool Kit (Cost is about $100 total)
Note: The (IMSLEC) accredited training program, which typically costs about $5,000, is Free to the trainees at our Center.

Course Instruction begins
January 10th 6:00pm - 10:00pm
January 11th 9:00am - 4:30pm
January 12th 9:00am - 4:30pm
January 16th 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Practicum Instruction begins with one student
January 20th / 21st at 3:00/4:00/5:00/6:00
2 days per week for an hour each day

Practicum Instruction begins with 2nd student
February 3rd and 4th at 3:00/4:00/5:00/6:00
Practicum continues through May 2021

Remaining Course Instruction tentatively continues
February 6th, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
March 31st, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
April 21st, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
May 17th, 9:00am - 4:30pm
June 1st, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
August 3rd, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
September TBD, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
October TBD, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
November TBD, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
December TBD, 4:00pm - 10:00pm

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About Children's Dyslexia Center of Upper Wisc


616 Graham Ave, Eau Claire, WI 54701, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the Children's Dyslexia Center of Upper Wisconsin is to provide high quality instruction to children who struggle with reading, writing, and spelling using a multisensory, structured literacy approach at no cost to the family. It is also our mission to provide the highest quality accredited training to those who provide student instruction.


The Children's Dyslexia Center of Upper Wisconsin, an affiliate of the Scottish Rite Masonic Children's Dyslexia Centers, Inc that was founded in 1994, opened in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, on January 11, 2011. This center serves families in the entire northwest part of Wisconsin, extending from LaCrosse to Superior and Hudson to Wausau. As a 100% locally funded nonprofit organization, charity events such as the Teddy Bear Classic Golf Event and Steppin' Up for Dyslexia Awareness Event along with generous donations and memorials, help to support the operation and expansion of the center. The time, talent, and treasures of those who support the work we do helps to change a child's future.


Fri Jan 10, 2020 - Mon Dec 14, 2020
05:00 PM - 10:00 PM  


616 Graham Ave.Eau ClaireEau Claire, WI 54701



  • Literacy / Reading
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Library Sciences
  • Reading / Writing
  • Youth Services
  • Tutoring




  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 20
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4-6 hours per week
  • Bachelor degree required

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