Karen LeopoldStructured Literacy/Dyslexia Specialist

CERI Verified Provider

Boulder, CO

Phone: (720) 263-2260

Email: kleopold.ogstars@gmail.com

Karen LeopoldStructured Literacy/Dyslexia Specialist

Provider Bio

Karen Leopold, MS Ed, an Accredited Training Fellow of the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators (AOGPE), holds four New York State teaching certifications: General Education N-6, English 7-12, Reading, and Special Education. She has taught in one-on-one and group settings, and worked as the Multisensory Language Consultant for several private and public schools. She served as the Director of the Kildonan Teacher Training Institute for 7 years, and 3 years as the Director of Language Training at Camp Dunnabeck. Karen has provided extensive teacher training, conducted workshops, and presented at many conferences in the United States and Canada. She has published The Student Notebook I (Basic), and II (Advanced), which is geared toward the dyslexic student, and is coauthor of the Learning Cursive workbooks, Learning Print, and Conquering Spelling Demons I and II.f . She served as President of the Colorado Rocky Mountain Branch of the International Dyslexia Association from 2014-2018. Currently, Karen is the IDA's Branch Council's Pacific Regional Representative and on the Colorado's Dyslexia Working Group established by Colorado's Commissioner of Education.

Provider Details

  • Not Currently Accepting New Clients
  • Language Proficiency: English
  • Other Professional Certifications Held: Accredited Training Fellow, Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators; Teaching certifications: NYS Dept. Ed. Special Ed N-12, Reg Ed. K-6, English 7-12, Reading N-12, MS Ed Special ED