About the author Dr. Gail Simpson Cahill has worked for over 25 years in the field of education as a teacher and administrator. As an educator, Dr. Cahill has trained thousands of teachers and other school personnel on various topics to include reading instruction/intervention, and differentiating curriculum at all grade levels. Dr. Cahill is a highly trained diagnostician of reading with a focus on translating diagnostic information into instructional practices. Because of her educational background and extensive reading training in scientifically based methods, she is often sought out for intensive remediation and assessment in reading, spelling, written language, math, and study strategies/executive functioning coaching.
Dr. Cahill developed Root Smart to help students build vocabulary in a fun and interactive way.