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My name is Chelle Schauben. I am an online tutor specializing in helping elementary school students with learning differences, including ADHD, ADD, dyslexia, dysgraphia, or sensory processing disorders.
I am certified in Orton-Gillingham's Approach to Teaching Literacy as an Associate and as a Classroom Educator.
I have successfully tutored children using the Pride Reading Program, which is based on the Orton-Gillingham structured literacy multisensory curriculum. I am confident I can help your child enhance their reading skills and improve academically after the COVID-19 school closures.
I am an Early Literacy Tutor for the Oakland Unified School District at Montclair Elementary School. I have a dual Bachelor's degree in English and Communications & Multimedia, a Master's Degree in English and Creative Writing, and a 2nd Master's Degree in Educational Therapy.
I am currently a candidate for a 3rd Master's Degree in Urban Education Special Education with a Credential in Mild to Moderate Disabilities.
Hemispheric dominance is distinctive in each child. Roger W. Sperry, a psychologist, first introduced the left brain and right brain hypothesis in the 1960s.
Right Brain Functions:
- Art awareness
- Holistic thought
- Music awareness
- 3-D Forms
- Left hand control
Left Brain Functions:
- Analytical thought
- Science & math
- Numbers skills
- Right hand control
Being aware of what hemisphere of the brain is dominant in your child is central in determining which style of learning he/she requires to be successful.