Denise, a homeschool mother of four, is the author of the multiple award-winning book, Uncovering the Logic of English: A Common Sense Solution to America’s Literacy Crisis, and The Logic of English series of curriculum and learning materials. She is the founder and president of Pedia Learning, Inc., a company focused on improving English literacy worldwide through curriculum development, books, educational software and training. She is an educator, speaker and curriculum designer who has worked in the field of literacy instruction since 1995. She and her husband have always home-schooled their children, and their company, Pedia Learning, was born out of their own experiences homeschooling children who struggled with reading and spelling. In 2007, Denise was trained in a multi-sensory Orton-based approach to teaching reading and spelling. In addition to public speaking, Denise has taught a variety of classes for home-school students at co-ops and offered training for home-school parents in reading and spelling instruction.