What can you do for Dyslexia Awareness Month in October?

These are just a few ideas on how you can promote dyslexia awareness in your city and school district this year.

Asked your city or town to proclaim October as Dyslexia Awareness Month.
Email your mayor using this Template Letter
Then email us the proclamation to share decodingdyslexianc@gmail.com
Hickory Proclamation

Share information about dyslexia with your school, school district and school board.

North Carolina PTA Dyslexia Resolution
NC Department of Education Dyslexia Topic Brief
Signs of Dyslexia
Decoding Dyslexia North Carolina-What is Dyslexia Brochure
International Dyslexia Association-Dyslexia In The Classroom

Spread Dyslexia Awareness in your community.dabfordyslexia

Car Painted for Dyslexia Awareness Month

Ask your local library or bookstore to make a display to create awareness.
Books about Dyslexia
Signs of Dyslexia
Dyslexia Awareness Month


Attend training, a conference or event to learn more about dyslexia.

Day of Dyslexia Invitation 2019

Phonetic Boy Comic Release Party
Saturday October 5, 2019 10:00-3:00 Wilmington, NC

Off to a Great Start: Building Language Skills for Early Learners (Grades Pre-K to 2nd)
Saturday, October 19, 2019 10:00am – 2:30pm

Monday, Oct. 21 | 1 – 4 p.m.
George Watts Hill Alumni Center, Chapel Hill

Check out the daily ideas on the Dyslexia Awareness calendar created by the North Carolina Branch of the International Dyslexia Association.
 Dyslexia Awareness Calendar

We would love to hear your ideas on how to promote awareness and share what you are doing in your local area.
Please email us at decodingdyslexianc@gmail.com