Margie B. Gillis, Ed.D is a Certified Academic Language Therapist who became interested in reading while at the University of Connecticut where she studied with Isabelle Liberman. In 2009, Margie founded Literacy How, Inc. to provide professional development opportunities for teachers on how best to implement research-based reading practices in the classroom. As president of Literacy How and as a Research Affiliate at Haskins Laboratories, Margie creates new opportunities to empower teaching excellence. In 2010, Margie founded the Anne E.
Sponsored in part by OHSU’s Office of Science Education Opportunities, the Moore Institute for Nutrition and Wellness, and the OHSU Brain Institute, the annual Teacher Workshop is a unique opportunity designed to give educators an insight into what role neuroscience plays in the classroom. This year we are honored to partner with the International Dyslexia Association - Oregon Branch to bring Joanna Christodoulou, EdD, to Portland. Dr.