I have a Masters and a degree in Speech and English from Wayne State University. My 30 years experience as a Speech and Language Pathologist required working with the core English Language school curriculum involving grammar, vocabulary, and writing. Consequently I have resources which coincide with those one would encounter in school. In addition my 20 years experience as an actress in television commercials helped me to develop skills such as intonation, rate, and word emphasis which helped... [more]
I have used phonemic awareness techniques for 30 years as a speech and language pathologist in schools. Students who have had early onset articulation disabilities often miss this important aspect involved in acquiring early reading skills. I use, among other things, the Lindamood Bell System of teaching phonemic awareness through seeing, hearing, and feeling the sound letter correspondence.