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- June Lyday Orton (1898-1977)
- Rosa A. Hagin, PhD
- William Ellis, (1940-1995)
- Anna Gillingham (1878-1964)
- Richard L. Masland (1910-2003)
- a Research professor of psychology @ NYU School of Medicine. Her research in conjunction with Dr. Silver, in the area of the neuropsychological core of reading is the foundation for many NILD techniques.
- b Educator, New York. Served as director of professional services of the New Yor-based National Center for Learning Disabilities.
- c Educator and psychologist. Introduced, compiled and published a systematic and orderly approach of categorizing and teaching set of 70 phonograms, single letters and letter pairs representing the 44 phonemes of English. Trained teachers and worked with Dr. Orton.
- d Neurologist, dyslexia researcher, educator
- e Founded the Orton Society (now IDA), President, 1950-1960.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Practitioner, writer, author. Developed a series of controlled readers for dyslexics; writes information pamphlets for IDA.
- Physician/neuropsychiatrist/pathologist. Concept of "multisensory" teaching - integrating kinesthetic (movement-based) and tactile (sensory-based) learning strategies with the teaching of visual and auditory concepts. Reading instruction that integrated right and left brain functions. Influenced by the work of fellow psychiatrist Grace Fernald.
- Teacher. Worked closely with Anna Gillingham and develop the Gillingham-Stilman training manuals.
- Teacher, author. Her work centered on the identification of different learning styles and their accommodation in the regular classroom, small groups and individual work.
- CALT, Houston, Texas. Developer of textbooks/training materials.
5 True/False Questions
C. Wilson Anderson, Jr. → Multiple Intelligences Theory; Emotional IQ; 8 Categories of Intelligence: logical-mathematical, linguistic, musical, spatial, bodily-kinesthetic, interpersonal, intrapersonal, and emotional.
Grace Fernald (1879-1950) → Child neuropsychiatrist. Worked at Bellevue Hospital in NYC 1930-1956. Creator of the Bender-Gestalt test. The test is typically among the top five tests used by clinical psychologists. It measures perceptual motor skills, perceptual motor development and gives an indication of neurological intactness. It has been used as a personality test and a test of emotional problems.
Katrina de Hirsch (1903-1996) → Educator, New York. Served as director of professional services of the New Yor-based National Center for Learning Disabilities.
Howard Garnder, PhD → Clinical psychologist, teacher, trainer, author. Helped establish the Jemicy School in 1973.
Roger Saunders → Clinical psychologist, teacher, trainer, author. Helped establish the Jemicy School in 1973.