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educational diagnostician , Reading specialist

Lynda Gayle Melton White, American Reading specialist, educational diagnostician. Certified elementary teacher, special education teacher, supervision, special education supervisor, learning disabilities teacher, orthpedically handicapped teacher, reading specialist, Texas, administrators, educational diagnostician.

Background

White, Lynda Gayle Melton was born on March 11, 1943 in Gatesville, Texas, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Texas, 1964. Master of Arts, University North Texas, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, University North Texas, 1983.

Postgraduate, University North Texas, 1994. Postgraduate, Texas Womans University, 1983.

Career

Teacher 2d and 4th grades, special education teacher Irving (Texas) Indiana School District, 1964-1979, teacher, 1982-1983. 4th grade teacher Northwest Indiana School District, Justin, Texas, 1980-1981. Assistant principal Grapevine-Colleyville Indiana School District, 1983-1987.

Teacher reading improvement Carrollton (Texas)-Farmers Branch Indiana School District, 1988-1989. Consultant language arts Education Service Center Region 10, Richardson, Texas, 1989-1991. Private practice diagnostic reading and educational diagnostician Trophy Club, since 1991.

Reading clinician North Texas State University, Denton, 1980. Instructor special education University Texas, Dallas, 1983, U Texas, Arlington, 1988. Visiting professor Texas Women's University, Denton, 1983, 84, 87-88.

High school resource teacher, 1997-1998. Diagnostician, Hillsboro, Texas, 1999. Teacher homebound handicapped, Hillsboro, 1999-2000, Irving (Texas) Indiana School District, since 2000.

Adjunct developmental writing teacher North Lake College, Irving, since 2001. Adjunct professor reading Technique Tarrant County College, Texas. Associate professor reading Tarrant Council College, Arlington, 2001-2004.

Achievements

  • Certified elementary teacher, special education teacher, supervision, special education supervisor, learning disabilities teacher, orthpedically handicapped teacher, reading specialist, Texas, administrators, educational diagnostician.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Matt's Cats. Contributor Reading Research Revisited, also reviews to Case Management Monthly Conferences, Scottish Rite Hospital and professional journals.

Membership

Facilitator Helping One Student To Succeed Reading Program, Copperas Cove, Texas. Member Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, International Reading Association (North Texas council), Learning Disabilities of Texas, Orton Disability Society, Council for Exceptional Children, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Theta Kappa (advisor).

Connections

Daughter of Dee and Myrtle (Dunlap) White. Divorced; children: Melanie Gayle, William Matthew.

father:
Dee White

mother:
Myrtle (Dunlap) White

child:
Melanie Gayle White

child:
William Matthew White