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Reading Center


The Los Angeles Valley College Reading Center, a Developmental Communications program in the Department of Psychology, has been operating for almost fifty years. The Reading Center is located on the second floor of the Library and Academic Resource Center, LARC 220.

Professor: Roman Gratreaks, M.A.

  • Instructional Student Assistant: Alexander Esfandiar Ameli
  • Service Learning Assistant: Cristina Moraga, Mondays 12-3
  • Reading Tutor: Ms. Dianna Davidson, Tuesdays 1-3PM
  • Language Arts Instructional Assistant: Vacant

Lab Phone: (818) 947-2481
Twitter @ReadLAVC!/ReadLAVC

The Reading Center is home to Developmental Communications 22 A-E.

Dev Com 22A-E Communications Laboratory
NDA.  Prerequisite: None.
This course is offered on a Pass/No Pass basis only. Open entry/open exit.
Lab Requirement:  18 hours over the semester in The Reading Center.
Developmental Communications 22A-E are modular, multimedia programs teaching phonics, spelling, vocabulary, reading and study skills. Students may enroll sequentially in up to three units per semester. In each program, students work at their own time and pace.