About Us

Moose Materials were first created in 1993 by Janet Jones and Terry Kelly. The mascot of their school, a moose, inspired the name of the company. During 2006-2007 Janet Jones, owner and co-creator of Moose Materials, worked full-time to redevelop the materials. 

Janet Jones has a B.S. in Speech and Language Pathology from Northwestern University and an M.A. in Learning Disabilities from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Her educational background, combined with 33 years of experience as a multi-sensory language instructor have allowed her to teach children with varying needs at all levels of the language continuum. In addition, she has done extensive teacher training and is a Fellow in the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators.

Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Janet began working with both English and Spanish speaking dyslexic students in 1973.  As a Fellow in the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators, she is a full-time educational consultant and Orton-Gillingham trainer.  She works with schools and teachers throughout the Southeast.