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Mrs. Joanie Gerken

Joanie Gerken has worked in the field of learning disabilities for over 30 years, teachiing math and reading to students with learning disabilities, as well as teaching graduate level courses and seminars on multisensory teaching strategies and the Orton-Gillingham approach.  She is a fellow in the Orton-Gillingham Academy and has been teaching at Trident Academy in Mount Pleasant, and is also a teaching fellow with the Rankin
Institute at the Fletcher School in Charlotte, NC.  She did her undergraduate studies at Clemson University, home of the Fighting Tigers! She received her Masters in Special Education from the University of Charleston.  She has four beautiful children, all of whom have survived learning differences, and now have jobs and families of their own! 


Math Strategy Games.

Joanie Gerken

Snail Mail:
331 Cabell Street
Charleston, SC 29407

Joanie Gerken