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Dyslexia (1990)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1990-01-26

Duration: 00:08:57

Subjects: Dyslexia | Learning disabilities | Language disorders | Education


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Nachman, Karen Reporter
  • Scheidegger, Gene Interviewee
  • Anderson, Wilson Interviewee
  • Waguespack, Missy Interviewee


This segment from the January 26, 1990, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Karen Nachman’s report on dyslexia, a language disorder and learning disability. She interviews: Gene Scheidegger, an adult with dyslexia; Wilson Anderson, dyslexia expert; and Missy Waguespack, the dyslexia program coordinator for the public schools in East Baton Rouge Parish. Host: Robert Collins