Learning and Beyond, LLC   Fall 2018 -Present

  • Creating resources for parents and teachers to help students

  • Educating parents and teachers about dyslexia, dysgraphia, and dyscalculia

Huntsville Tutoring Company, LLC Summer 2013-Present

  • Creating individual programs for each student's needs
  • One-on-One tutoring, both in person and online
  • One-on-One tutoring services at Huntsville Christian Academy
  • Working in areas of dyslexia therapy, handwriting, phonics, and study skills
  • Handwriting curriculum development, including workbooks, teacher's manuals, and online training

Sudduth Elementary   Fall 2010 - Spring 2013

  • First grade classroom teacher (two years)
  • Special education resource teacher (one year)

Private Tutor   Summer 2009 - Fall 2010

  • Private tutor for a third grade student and a kindergartener
  • Responsible for creating new ways to learn, reviewing old tests, and teaching study skills
  • Taught reading skills using ARI materials

Education and Training

Masters Degree in Dyslexia Therapy

Mississippi College

Graduated May 2016

GPA: 4.0

Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood, Elementary, and Special Education

Samford University

Graduated May 2010

GPA: 3.70

Dyslexia Training Certificate

Dyslexia Training Institute

Winter 2013-Summer 2014


Certified Academic Language Therapist (CALT)

  • Alabama Elementary Education Teaching License, Pre-K through 6th Grade (Highly Qualified)
  • Alabama Special Education Teaching License, Pre-K through 6th Grade (Highly Qualified)
  • Alabama Master's in Education Teaching License (Highly Qualified)

If your child is struggling with reading, spelling, and/or comprehension please contact me. I am happy to answer any questions that you may have!

Kathleen Lavallee