Empowered Literacy LLC offers personalized K-8 tutoring services for reading and spelling using the Orton-Gillingham Approach. Empowered Literacy is run by Lisa Baker, M.A., A/OGA, C-SLDI. Additional services for teens in grades 9-12 are available to those who are continuing in our services.
Lisa Baker is a CT certified K-12 special education teacher who has been instructing children since 2014 in grades K-8. She has been training within the Orton-Gillingham Approach through the Orton-Gillingham Academy (formerly AOGPE) since 2016, and is working towards completion of her Certified Level coursework and practicum. She is a CERI Certified Structured Literacy Dyslexia Interventionist. She specializes in teaching reading and spelling to struggling learners, and children with learning disabilities and Dyslexia.
Lisa is an active member of The Orton-Gillingham Academy (OGA), the International Dyslexia Association (IDA), The Reading League (TRL), and the National Association of Special Education Teachers (NASET).