Academics

Academics

The Arrowsmith Program®

We’ve helped dozens of students strengthen brain function and become more confident learners.

Elementary Curriculum (1st – 8th Grade)

ATG Learning Academy offers a full curriculum for elementary students, and follows all PA state requirements. Young learners receive the one-on-one attention they need to master all core subject areas. We determine an individualized education plan for students who may experience difficulty in traditional school environments. As needed, we supplement students’ core academic curriculum with specialty programs designed to empower long-term success.

SUBJECTS COVERED:

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Health
  • Physical Education
  • Art
  • Music

High School Curriculum (9th – 12th Grade)

High school students at ATG Learning Academy receive a well-rounded education to prepare them for independence in adulthood. ATG students are eligible to receive diplomas upon completion of all PA state requirements for graduation. We determine an individualized education plan for students who may experience difficulty in traditional school environments. As needed, we supplement students’ core academic curriculum with specialty programs designed to empower long-term success.

SUBJECTS COVERED:

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • History
  • Physical Education
  • Health
  • Foreign Languages
  • Computer Science

Specialty Programs

The Arrowsmith Program®

The Arrowsmith Program is a suite of cognitive programs designed to address a series of cognitive functions underlying a range of specific learning difficulties. The programs target several areas of cognitive functioning involved in learning.

Each cognitive program has a series of intensive and graduated tasks designed to address a specific area of cognitive functioning. The goal of the Arrowsmith Program is to identify and strengthen a series of weak cognitive areas that affect learning, and each student works on cognitive

Wilson Reading System®

WRS is a highly-structured remedial program that directly teaches the structure of the English language to students and adults who have been unable to learn with other teaching strategies, or who may require multisensory language instruction.

Touch Math

This program offers a multisensory approach to learning math, bridging the gap between abstract and concrete concepts. While it is designed for young learners, evidence suggests that students with TBI can benefit greatly from its unique approach.

Integrated Listening Systems (iLs)

iLs uses music, multisensory input, and movement to stimulate and ultimately rewire the brain, improving different types of cognitive and body functions.

WHAT IS THE RIGHT PROGRAM FOR MY CHILD WITH A LEARNING DISABILITY?

Extended School Year (ESY) Program

For children who need more time and attention in school, ATG offers the ESY (Extended School Year) Program, an 8-week program with direct instruction in Math, Reading, and Language Arts. Fee schedule changes annually and is available upon request.

Tutoring and Test Prep

We offer tutoring in a variety of subjects, as well as test prep services for the SAT, ACT, and PSSA. Our test prep services help students practice and review, improve scores, reduce test apprehension, obtain speed and accuracy, and develop a positive mindset.

Adult Program

The Arrowsmith Program offers adults with learning differences the opportunity to change the trajectory of their lives rather than settle for a lifetime of compensations and accommodations. Students attending the Arrowsmith Program at ATG Learning Academy become effective, confident and self-directed learners for life and are empowered to achieve their goals of academic and career success.