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  1. Suzanne Carreker
  2. Samuel T. Orton, MD (1879-1946),
  3. Thomas West
  4. Anna Gillingham (1878-1964)
  5. Margaret Byrd Rawson (1899-2001)
  1. a Director of the Center for the Study of Dyslexia and Talent, George Mason U. Studies talent and giftedness in dyslexics.
  2. b CALT, Houston, Texas. Developer of textbooks/training materials.
  3. c 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.
  4. d 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.
  5. e 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.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. UK neurologist, King's College Hospital. Neuro-linguistic complexities of dyslexia and human communication generally. Research included parietal lobe function, dyslexia, and the language of gesture.
  2. Pediatric neurologist, Texas. Co-developed Alphabetic Phonics. Founder of the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital's Child Development Devision.
  3. 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.
  4. Multiple Intelligences Theory; Emotional IQ; 8 Categories of Intelligence: logical-mathematical, linguistic, musical, spatial, bodily-kinesthetic, interpersonal, intrapersonal, and emotional.
  5. Practitioner, writer, author. Developed a series of controlled readers for dyslexics; writes information pamphlets for IDA.

5 True/False questions

  1. Lauretta Bender (1897-1987)Founded the Orton Society (now IDA), President, 1950-1960.

          

  2. William Ellis, (1940-1995)Educator, New York. Served as director of professional services of the New Yor-based National Center for Learning Disabilities.

          

  3. Katrina de Hirsch (1903-1996)Educator, New York. Served as director of professional services of the New Yor-based National Center for Learning Disabilities.

          

  4. Jeanne ChallCALT, Houston, Texas. Developer of textbooks/training materials.

          

  5. June Lyday Orton (1898-1977)Founded the Orton Society (now IDA), President, 1950-1960.

          

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