Education: Masters Degree in Special Education specializing in Dyslexia from Midwestern State University.
Years Experience Teaching: 24
Years Experience In Dyslexia: 15
1st Grade Teacher
2nd Grade Teacher
ALTA – Academic Language Therapy Association
ATPE – Association of Texas Professional Educators
Programs Trained In
Take Flight and Pre-Flight – I received my training from Texas Scottish Rite Hospital in Dallas.
Age Range You Feel Most Comfortable With:
I am open to working with all students.
Why did you decide to become a CALT?
I have always wanted to be a school teacher and work with students. Being a CALT allows me to work with students on their specific level.
Favorite moment working with dyslexic students?
I love watching students as they go from a developing reader to a fluent reader.
Your goal when working with kids with dyslexia?
I want my students to know that they are free to make mistakes. I want to see students reach their potential and discover what makes them unique as a learner.
Your teaching style, personality?
I strive to be patient; to allow students the time they need to develop as a learner.
Any family details?
I have been married to my husband, Jeff, for 35 years. We have one son, Sammy.