Lillie Pope

Dr. Lillie Pope pioneered in the field of learning disabilities, the teaching of reading, and the prevention and remediation of learning problems. Dr. Pope, diplomat in school psychology, was the founding director of the Learning Center at Coney Island Hospital in Brooklyn, New York. She has served as a consultant to educational and mental health agencies and as adjunct professor at Brooklyn College and New York University. She has worked closely with schools, guiding teachers, paraprofessionals