Ann joins the Foundation with 30 years of experience educating students and teachers in the public-school system. She served as an elementary teacher and a Read by 3 Orton-Gillingham Coach for grades K-2 for the Indianapolis Public School District.
In 2012, Ann was trained on the Read by 3 Orton-Gillingham Whole-class approach and taught it with fidelity in her kindergarten classroom for 3 years with impressive results. This experience led her into the Read by 3 Coaching position where she supported and trained teachers in grades K-2.
Ann is passionate about providing young children with exceptional programs, such as, Orton-Gillingham, that prepare children to become lifelong readers. She is excited to share her experiences with others!
Ann’s academic accomplishments:
• Read by 3 Whole-Class Orton-Gillingham Training
• Ron Yoshimoto Orton-Gillingham Basic Training
• Bachelors of Arts in Elementary Education
• Kindergarten Endorsement
• Purdue University