5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Roger Saunders
- Bessie Stillman (d1947)
- Grace Fernald (1879-1950)
- Richard L. Masland (1910-2003)
- Lucius Waites, MD
- a Clinical psychologist, teacher, trainer, author. Helped establish the Jemicy School in 1973.
- b Professor of psychology at the University of California at LA. Developed a kinesthetic approach involving writing in the air and tracing words in large written or scripted format, while simultaneously saying the names and sounds of the letters. The Fernald Method.
- c Teacher. Worked closely with Anna Gillingham and develop the Gillingham-Stilman training manuals.
- d Neurologist, dyslexia researcher, educator
- e Pediatric neurologist, Texas. Co-developed Alphabetic Phonics. Founder of the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital's Child Development Devision.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Co-authored "The Language Too Kit", an internationally recognized text for teaching those with dyslexia. Minnesota.
- Founded the Orton Society (now IDA), President, 1950-1960.
- Neurologist, Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA. "Split brain" theory, hemispheric specialization, etiology (causation or origination) of dyslexia. Wrote 1961 report with Kaplan on first modern case of the disconnection, or "split-brain" syndrome in humans.
- Education researcher, sociologist, psychologist, writer. Author of a study called "Dyslexia Over the Lifespan which followed the lives/careers of 56 dyslexic boys and concluded that with proper instruction, they could lead fulfilling lives and have successful careers. Co-founder of the Jemicy School.
- CALT, Houston, Texas. Developer of textbooks/training materials.
5 True/False questions
Jeanne Chall → CALT, Houston, Texas. Developer of textbooks/training materials.
Anna Gillingham (1878-1964) → 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.
C. Wilson Anderson, Jr. → Pediatric neurologist, Texas. Co-developed Alphabetic Phonics. Founder of the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital's Child Development Devision.
Beth Slingerland (1900-1989) → Educator, New York. Served as director of professional services of the New Yor-based National Center for Learning Disabilities.
Joseph K. Torgeson → Professor psychology and education. Author of roughly 100 research articles and several books, including "A Basic Guide to Understanding, Assessing, and Teaching phonological Awareness".