Dr. Dorothy Morrison, Ph.D
Dr. M (Dot) holds a BA in English literature from the University of Utah, an MA in English
(language history emphasis) and a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from Brigham Young
University. She taught at BYU, U of MN Duluth, and Ohio State University. Former National
Director of Training for See The Sound/Visual Phonics. She is a Certified Master Trainer for OGI.
Studied under and certified by Ron Yoshimoto. Founder, Eagle Point Educational Consulting,
specializing in psycho-educational evaluations and OG tutoring. Retired from Ohio State
University where she taught graduate and undergraduate courses in Phonics and Word Study,
Assessing and Instructing Struggling Readers, and Clinical Practicum for Ohio reading
endorsement and IDA certification. Published researcher and Editor in Chief for Literate Nation.
She directed the OSU Tutoring and Clinical Programs at OSU and established and managed an
IDA Accredited Program. She is a past president of Central Ohio Branch of IDA and currently
serves on the board of directors of Wisconsin Branch of IDA and WI Reading League. She
recently served on the Advisory Committee, Wisconsin Dyslexia Guidebook.
She loves working with researchers, administrators, teachers, kids, and all things reading. She
passionately believes in children’s unlimited potential to learn if teachers are encouraged to
think outside the box and become “kid watchers” to learn how each child learns best. After
taking several other OG trainings, she found Yoshimoto OGI and fell in love with its breadth,
depth, and flexibility, recognizing that it empowers teachers to lift all readers.