Getting the right words in the right order--tools for clear communication and thinking.








Old GrammarTrainer Downloads & CDs Purchase here


SentenceWeaver links

  SentenceWeaver Demo

  SentenceWeaver Currirulum
  (with links to to demos)

  SentenceWeaver Video




The SentenceWeaver Designer

Katie Beals portrait

Dr. Katharine Beals has a Ph.D. in Linguistics from the University of Chicago and has 5 years experience as a senior linguistic software engineer in the Natural Language Group at Unisys Corp. She also has extensive experience in teaching and curriculum development in linguistics and English as a second language. The mother of an a deaf and autistic 24 year-old, she spent a decade developing a systematic grammar curriculum for her autistic son to help improve his language skills.

In Autism Language Therapies and the SentenceWeaver Dr. Katharine Beals combines expertise in English grammar, language teaching, and linguistic software design with intimate familiarity with high functioning autism.




Professional affiliations

  • Drexel University School of Education
  • University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education
  • Midwest Speech Technology Association (
  • Elsnet (
  • State of Pennsylvania Autism Task Force


Katharine's website and publications: