Valerie LeMaistre is the founder of Red Square Pegs. She is no stranger to dyslexia. Valerie is dyslexic and went undiagnosed until she was a teenager. She recognized early that both her sons may be dyslexic and she was right.
Cassie Blakely is an educational consultant with a background in child development. She has always had a passion for helping families and children thrive. Over the past 10 years, she has helped support families through their journey of learning differences that tend to go along with dyslexia diagnosis (ADD, ADHD, anxiety).
Rachel sat down (virtually) with Nicole to share her son’s dyslexia story and advice for moms on this journey. She noticed early on in kindergarten that there was a concern and worked with teachers and private tutors to help her son learn to read.
meet natalie Natalie Felix has over 20 years of teaching experience and is an Orton Gillingham Fellow working with Swift School in Roswell, GA. Natalie earned a Bachelor’s in Science from Bloomsburg University and a M.A.T. in Special Education from Valdosta State University. She is a Structured Literacy/Dyslexia Specialist through the International Dyslexia Association and a Fellow with the Academy…
Ken Cressman, Director of Summer Explorations at the Swift School, is on the podcast sharing about summer programs at Swift and how to best help your child with dyslexia this summer