The Nashville Dyslexia Center was started by husband and wife team, Steven and Erin Paske, of Franklin, Tennessee.
Erin Paske, Founder
Erin Paske earned her B.S. in Elementary Education with honors from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. She has worked with children of diverse backgrounds, beginning with dedicating time teaching children at an inner-city Milwaukee homeless shelter. In addition to teaching in Wisconsin public schools, she taught several years in private schools in St. Louis, Missouri and Franklin, Tennessee. For six years, Erin was hired to become a private, full-time teacher for high net worth families such as entrepreneurs, a retired NFL quarterback, and a musician. She has worked as a tutor since 2008, specializing in helping students with dyslexia.
Erin’s Credentials and Training
- Certified K-6 teacher in the state of Tennessee
- Trained in Spell to Write and Read, 2008
- Trained in S.P.I.R.E. (Specialized Program Individualizing Reading), 2018
- Registered I.E.W. (Institute for Excellence in Writing) Instructor, 2018
- Certified Barton Tutor, 2018
- Registered tutor with Learning Ally
Steven Paske, Founder
Steven Paske earned his Masters of Arts in Education from Lindenwood University. Additionally, he has a Bachelors of Arts in Music from Webster University. Steven studied with the St. Louis Symphony School of Music as a classical pianist. For more than a decade, he taught at public, private, and classical schools. Steven is the Nashville Dyslexia Center’s head of marketing and public relations.