SPELL/SPELL-Links Author
Dr. Jan Wasowicz
Founder, President, & CEO
Learning By Design, Inc., Naples, FL


Dr. Jan Wasowicz, PhD, CCC-SLP has more than 35 years of experience as a language, literacy, and learning specialist. She has worked with students who have language-based reading, writing, and spelling problems in a variety of educational settings, including public schools and private practice. 

Dr. Wasowicz is frequently invited to speak about best practices in literacy assessment and instruction at national, state, and local meetings and has taught numerous undergraduate and graduate courses, holding faculty positions at Northwestern University, Elmhurst College, Rush–Presbyterian–St. Luke’s Medical Center, and Governors State University. 

She has authored articles appearing in scholarly journals, is the inventor of the original Earobics® software, and is co-author of SPELL and SPELL-Links to Reading & Writing. Dr. Wasowicz is an ASHA-certified, IL-licensed and FL-licensed speech-language pathologist and she holds a professional educator license with multiple endorsements from the State Teacher Certification Board of Illinois. She maintains a private practice in FL and in IL via tele-practice.