Diane TalbotStructured Literacy/Dyslexia Interventionist

CERI Verified Provider

1530 55th Street
Boulder, CO 80303

Phone: (720) 308-5040

Email: dianetalbot65@gmail.com

Diane TalbotStructured Literacy/Dyslexia Interventionist

Provider Bio

My name is Diane Talbot and providing individualized instruction and support for students is my passion.

I provide private tutoring and academic coaching at my Boulder, CO office or online.

I provide creative, flexible, individualized and assessment-based, research-based, multi-sensory, explicit, and emotionally sound methods are the basis for my approaches of teaching children with learning difficulties.

I have 15 years of experience working with special needs, twice exceptional, and gifted students. I am LGTBQ affirming.

I specialize in working with bright, creative children and young adults who have/are:

Learning Disabilities
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Twice Exceptional
Gifted and Talented
I also work with students who struggle with:

Math Anxiety
Low Number Sense
Poor Handwriting
Poor Written Organizational Skills
Poor Executive Function
I can provide enrichment for gifted and curious students who need a challenge, twice exceptional students, and student who are struggling academically for whatever reason.

I support students who need help organizing academic belongings, assignments, and adjusting to a new setting (such as high school or college) as well as with study skills. I can help them access the resources available on campus.

On a personal note, I am the mother of five gifted and/or twice exceptional adult children and the grandmother to four. I am a serious ceramic artist, gardener and yogi. I love to read and in 2019, surpassed my Goodreads reading challenge goal of reading 50 books by finishing the year with 77 books.

MA in Education, Western State Colorado University, emphasis in literacy
Associate level certification with AOGPE (Academy of Orton Gillingham Practitioners and Educators)
Certified Academic Language Practitioner (CALP) level with Academic Language Therapy Association (ALTA)
Structured Literacy Dyslexia Interventionist with Center for Effective Reading Instruction (CERI)
Math Interventionist certificate from Adams State University
Reading Specialist Endorsement from Colorado Department of Education
Special Education Generalist from Colorado Department of Education
I am committed to continuous professional development and individual learning. Here are a few of my ongoing efforts and affilitions:

Currently studying Multi-sensory Math through ASDEC
I study Structured Word Inquiry with a variety of teachers and mentors
Professional Member of the International Dyslexia Association
Member of The Reading League
You can learn more about the services I offer here: spiralskillstutoring.com

Provider Details

  • Accepting New Clients
  • Online Tutorial Service Offered
  • Language Proficiency: English
  • Other Professional Certifications Held: MA Education 2018, Colorado Reading Specialist endorsement, Special Education Generalist Endorsement, AOGPE: Associate, ALTA: Certified Academic Language Practioner (CALP)