Institute for Educational Development

Uniquely Qualified Instructor

Marsha Geller is an experienced special education teacher and engaging presenter with more than 30 years of experience working with students with dyslexia. Throughout her career, Marsha has worked not only with teachers, but also directly with hundreds of students with dyslexia. She has prepared classroom teachers, special educators, reading specialists, speech-language pathologists, and private clinicians to work successfully with their dyslexic students. As a former university instructor, she was responsible for designing and teaching classes on reading disabilities and remediation.

She also maintains a private practice working directly with students with dyslexia. It is her greatest joy to watch as a struggling, discouraged reader becomes more successful and confident. Marsha is the author of DYSLEXIA: Best Targeted Interventions to Accelerate Greater Literacy Success (Grades K-6), the extensive resource handbook each participant will receive at the seminar. Additional authorships include the SLANT System for Structured Language Training.

You will leave this seminar inspired by Marsha's passion, encouraged by her ideas, and filled with a wealth of new strategies to help all your students gain the skills they need to become successful readers.

What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter

"I've never had such a wealth of information presented in such a clear, user-friendly manner. Marsha has re-energized my work with struggling students."

"Marsha's seminar is amazing! She presents in a manner that is easily understood. Her knowledge on dyslexia is very extensive. I will definitely use her ideas with my students."

"Marsha's seminar on dyslexia is so helpful! I can use this information in my small intervention groups and in my regular ed. 4th grade classroom. I'm so glad I came – her information is invaluable!"

"Marsha's greatest strength is her ability to explain the most complicated concept and make herself understood. Spending a day with Marsha was well worth every minute of my time!"

"Marsha's presentation style is very accessible and it takes my knowledge to a new level. She presents information in a clear, understandable way."

"Marsha's seminar is spot-on! She has the uncanny ability to connect cutting-edge theory with practical application that I can actually use!"

"So many new ideas in such a well-organized format! This was the professional development I needed right now! Marsha Geller receives my highest recommendation."

"I loved this seminar! Marsha is very knowledgeable and understands students who cannot read."

"Marsha has a great sense of humor. I appreciate her real-life examples."