Latest News

Apr 26, 2021

We are pleased to announce another live training course, to be held in Malaysia in May. This exciting course includes mentoring sessions for job-embedded coaching, a valuable opportunity to learn under experienced guidance! Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
Selangor, Malaysia
Saturdays from May 29 - June 19, 2021, followed by 2 months of mentoring sessions.

Mar 9, 2021

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
Northshore School District, Bothell, Washington
March 10, 17 and 31, 2021

Feb 9, 2021

We are thrilled to announce the return of live certification courses with this first offering since the lockdowns began!
Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
The Odyssey School, Stevenson, Maryland
June 21-25, 2021.
Sign up early as this course should fill up quickly!

Jan 27, 2021

The online Phono-Graphix Certification Course has been modernized! Now accessed through a state-of-the-art learning management system, the course combines the content and animation segments created by the authors of Phono-Graphix with the most up-to-date information and resources, and commentary from Phono-Graphix Reading Company CEO Erin Duncan.

Oct 22, 2020

Introducing our new Home Instruction Starter Kits! Now more than ever, parents need the tools for easy, effective and fun instruction at home. Our full toolkits set up parents to teach their children to read the right way, confident that they have everything they need! Now available in the 'Kits' section of our online store.

Jun 8, 2020

How will your school look in the fall? To help with your decision-making, Dr. Carmen McGuinness kindly shares this white paper 'Educating at a Distance: A Redistribution of Roles':

Feb 25, 2020

Don't miss out on this opportunity to train in the United Kingdom and learn from a Master of Education, Dyslexia, and Phono-Graphix! This Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course will be taught by Pamela Lore, retired head of Moon Hall School in Surrey.

Berkhamsted, Herts, United Kingdom GB
March 9-11, 2020

Note: this course is limited to only a few participants, ensuring individualized attention!

Feb 7, 2020

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
Arlington Public Schools, Arlington, Virginia
March. 10, 17, 18 and 24.

Jan 28, 2020

So exciting! The first Early/Emergent Readers Certification Course for Phono-Graphix is being piloted at Northshore School District in Washington State! Staff will work under the mentorship of a licensed district trainer to earn a new grade-specific certification, through training and job-embedded coaching.

Jan 10, 2020

We've updated all the Diagnostic Testing forms. We've also created all new Lesson Plan Flow charts for both new/emerging readers as well as intervention/Grades 1-3 instruction! These new flow charts include the lessons as well as the worksheets and Parent Support Materials. You'll find the latest versions in the Member Resources, available to click-and-print or download.

Nov 15, 2019

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
The Odyssey School, Stevenson, Maryland
June 22-26, 2020

Nov 13, 2019

After many months, The Washington Reads card games including Don't Be Greedy, Crazy Sounds and New York Minute are all finally back in stock! Order now while supplies last!

Nov 8, 2019

The new Clubhouse Adventures and Puppy Tales are here. And they are gorgeous books! Part of the original Phono-Graphix certification kit and research, these coded story books now feature beautiful, full-color illustrations and more natural language along with added content: an all-new chapter for both books and Instructional pages to introduce parents and aides to Phono-Graphix and reading coded text!

Nov 8, 2019

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
Stowmarket, Suffolk, United Kingdom GB
November 22-24, 2019
DON'T MISS OUT ON THIS OPPORTUNITY TO TRAIN IN THE UK AND TO LEARN FROM A TRUE MASTER OF EDUCATION, DYSLEXIA AND PHONO-GRAPHIX, PAMELA LORE, RETIRED HEAD OF MOON HALL SCHOOL, SURREY!

Oct 11, 2019

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
Arlington Public Schools, Arlington, Virginia
Oct. 29, Nov. 12, Dec 10 and Dec. 17

Sep 20, 2019

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
Northshore School District, Bothell, Washington
September 24 and 26, 2019

Aug 15, 2019

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
Northshore School District, Bothell, Washington
August 16, 19, 20, 2019

Aug 8, 2019

We are excited to announce the release of more support materials in downloadable PDFs! Now you can get quick access, no shipping, no customs clearance for international orders for many more materials! Shop now and start downloading!

Apr 22, 2019

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
Stowmarket, Suffolk, United Kingdom GB
May 3-5, 2019
DON'T MISS OUT ON THIS OPPORTUNITY TO TRAIN IN THE UK AND TO LEARN FROM A TRUE MASTER OF EDUCATION, DYSLEXIA AND PHONO-GRAPHIX, PAMELA LORE, RETIRED HEAD OF MOON HALL SCHOOL, SURREY!

Apr 9, 2019

We are thrilled to announce the release of FAMOUS FACES, TIMES AND PLACES , the classic coded-text Phono-Graphix storybook, now updated and in professional book form, with gorgeous, full-color graphics! START BUILDING YOUR CODED-TEXT LIBRARY NOW!

Feb 21, 2019

Announcing our newly designed SOUND PICTURE DICE. Put the Code in your student's hands - literally! Imagine the Phono-Graphix Sound Charts in a manipulative form. Sound Picture Dice will get even your most reluctant writers using Scratch Sheet Spelling! PRE-ORDER NOW FOR A GREAT DISCOUNT!

Feb 14, 2019

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
Arlington Public Schools, Arlington, Virginia
April 10-May 8, 2019 - Wednesdays

Feb 14, 2019

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
The Odyssey School, Stevenson, Maryland
June 17-21, 2019

Jan 9, 2019

We are piloting an exciting new training option at Scotts Valley Unified School District: Classroom Word Work training. Participants of this new course can earn a grade-specific certificate with the option to complete an internship to earn their full certification. Thank you SVUSD for working with us on this!

Jan 9, 2019

We are setting up a Phono-Graphix social media campaign. Please 'like' and add some posts and reviews to our new Facebook page !

Oct 17, 2018

New video added to the members page: Multi-syllable level review with Erin Duncan and Maegan Chevrefils

Oct 4, 2018

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Courses:
Wednesdays, October 24-November 14, Arlington Public Schools, Arlington, VA

Aug 11, 2018

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
Northshore School District, Bothell, Washington
August 20-23, 2018

May 16, 2018
Mar 13, 2018

Members: Show your support for Phono-Graphix by advertising your membership in the Phono-Graphix® Association of Reading Therapists on your own website.

Mar 12, 2018
Mar 1, 2018

Join us for the 2018 Phono-Graphix Conference in beautiful Seattle, Washington on June 23-24, 2018. Meet old friends and new and connect with other Phono-Graphix enthusiasts as we "Make it happen" with Phono-Graphix!
Registration is limited so be sure to sign up soon!

Jan 27, 2018

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
Arlington Public Schools, Arlington, Virginia
Wednesdays, February 7-March 7, 2018

Jan 18, 2018

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
The Odyssey School, Stevenson, Maryland
June 18-22, 2018

Sep 28, 2017

Check out our Fall Newsletter to read about exciting happenings with Phono-Graphix!

Sep 12, 2017

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
Almond Elementary School, Los Altos, California
September 18-19, 2017

Sep 12, 2017

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
The Mandarin Immersion Magnet School, Houston, Texas
September 22 - October 4, 2017

May 3, 2017

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
The Odyssey School, Stevenson, Maryland
June 19-23, 2017

Apr 18, 2017

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course:
Almond School, Los Altos, California
April 24 - April 28, 2017

Mar 30, 2017

Online Certification Course presented in a combination of webinar meetings and our regular online course:
Singapore
May 8 - June 5, 2017 (Webinar meetings Mondays 8:00-9:30 am Singapore time)

Mar 16, 2017

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course :
Arlington, Virginia
July 17-21, 2017

Mar 12, 2017

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course :
Colchester, Vermont
June 20-23, 2017

Dec 31, 2016

A New Year's message from Dr. Carmen McGuinness

Nov 30, 2016

Preview selected portions of our Members Pages to see the benefits of professional membership in the Association of Phono-Graphix Reading Therapists!

Nov 7, 2016

New members-only article - The Learning Game - Understanding why challenged students avoid work and how to help them try.

Nov 7, 2016

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course :
Moon Hall College, Reigate, Surrey, UK
February 14-16, 2017

Oct 19, 2016

Updated worksheets on our members page: Fat Cat Sat spelling, Bug on Jug spelling, and Ben Bun spelling

Sep 9, 2016

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course :
Arlington, Virginia, USA
January 30-March 6, 2017 (Mondays)

Sep 9, 2016

Sound to Symbol to Meaning Dual Certification Course :
Moon Hall School, Dorking, Surrey, UK
September 19-21, 2016

Aug 30, 2016

Just launched: our new 'Sound Wall' Charts! Surround your students with sound pictures, rather than individual letters. Make the true nature of the English written code impossible to miss with these 8 1/2 x 11'' charts of all the sounds.