From the desk of Dr. Marianne Cintron
On April 13, the long-awaited annual event finally arrived. Among the one hundred attendees were IDA Board Members, parents, teachers, lawyers, psychologists, SELPA reps, and three awesome speakers. We also had a separate room with tables hosted by thirteen vendors....
We’ve seen the tricks to help you not get mixed up the letters b and d. I’ve used them myself. “Write bed.” I’d say. “b comes before d” so you can always write bed at the top of your paper to remind you of the sound for the letter (sound-symbol association).” Of...
It is a very frustrating challenge to look for someone to diagnose your child for dyslexia when you expect the schools to do it. If you have a relative or spouse with dyslexia, you recognize the same symptoms: words are spelled incorrectly, missing letters, added...
I have a passion to help dyslexic students.
My focus is on dyslexia intervention and parent awareness by mentoring and training interns, parents, teachers, and tutors. We also partner in the community and hold creative events for students.
I have four earned degrees with a Doctorate in Educational Leadership and Administration. My Doctoral research involved pairing music with a specialized reading program called Reading from Scratch, which offers training for private, out of school intervention.
I am a published author and have spoken on Freedom Fighters Hope Recovery Center Internet Radio. I have also spoken about my book with Promise Christian University which is aired in 147 countries. I serve as a board member of the International Dyslexia Association and is a Teacher Trainer, Intervention Specialist for S.P.I.R.E. (School Specialty).