Ignite. Empower. Imagine.
Susan Ramirez has a passion for implementing multisensory instruction coupled with powerful positive self-talk as vehicles to empower students possessing language learning difficulties. Susan trained at The Blosser Center for Dyslexia Resources where she was mentored by Orton-Gillingham Founding Fellow Dorothy Blosser-Whitehead, Cathy Wyrick and Sharon Marsh.
With a Master’s Degree in Reading and a Bachelor’s in Elementary Education, Susan has worked as classroom teacher and a Literacy Specialist in public and private schools. Susan interned as a graduate student at The Cotting School for Special Needs in Lexington, Massachusetts. In addition to traditional school settings Ms. Ramirez worked as an educator at Crow Canyon Archaeological Center in Cortez, Colorado where she taught science and anthropology, preparing students of all ages to work in the field excavating and analyzing artifacts in the lab with professional archaeologists. Susan lived in the middle east for a year and studied ancient history and languages before enrolling in university in Massachusetts. She loves working with Park Academy students and witnessing the re-ignition of students feeling competent and confident.