About Me

Mary C. Scannell, M.S. Ed.

Reading/Educational Specialist, Diagnostician, Consultant, English Teacher, & Virtual Literacy Tutor and Interventionist

My Qualifications:  I hold 3 active teaching licenses, a Master’s degree in Reading, a Bachelor’s degree in English and Education, and over 14 years of teaching experience. I work actively in schools and organizations; you can be sure that you are trusting the right person with your child.

  • Licensed Reading Specialist, Grades K-12, with experience teaching all ages in the five components of reading
  • Licensed English Teacher, Grades 5-8 and Grades 9-12
  • Sheltered English Immersion (SEI) endorsed
  • Reading Diagnostician and Professional Evaluator
  • Barton Reading & Spelling System Tutor & Interventionist for Orton Gillingham-Based interventions for dyslexia.
  • Trained, own, and utilize the Barton System Levels with fidelity on the online Whizzimo teaching Platform.
  • Expert level online instructor in Zoom.
  • Instructional Designer in all content areas designing, developing, and refining a variety of modern curricula resources.
What I Do
  • Virtually tutor children, teenagers, and adults in all areas of literacy
  • Provide comprehensive diagnostic reading evaluations as an outside contractor for schools and privately for families.
  • Assess reading abilities and plan personalized instruction and curriculum.
  • Work with parents to communicate effectively with schools about their child.

My History I have worked in many different areas involving literacy that may be of some help to you as my client:

  • Reading Specialist & Diagnostician
  • Reading Coach and Consultant
  • Virtual Tutor / Interventionist
  • English Language Arts Teacher
  • ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis) Therapist
  • College Writing Center Tutor
  • Instructional Designer

I look forward to hearing from you!