About Route to Reading (Ruta a la Lectura)
Route to Reading (Ruta a la Lectura) is the result of a shared vision and deep commitment by husband and wife, Megan Smith and Iker Madera. It combines Megan’s expertise as a Reading Specialist with Iker’s passion for family support and education access.
Megan Smith: A Decade of Empowering Struggling Readers
Megan Smith, with over a decade of experience, is dedicated to empowering struggling readers. She specializes in working with students with dyslexia and learning disabilities, systematic literacy instruction, and the Science of Reading. Megan’s commitment to evidence-based practices ensures tailored, effective reading instruction, leaving a lasting impact on countless students’ reading success.
Iker Madera: Bridging Communities Through Education
Iker Madera is committed to bridging communities and promoting digital literacy. With an engineering background and extensive tech experience, he understands the importance of digital equity and access to educational resources. Originally from Mexico City, his passion for supporting Spanish-speaking families drives Route to Reading’s mission.