The Critical Role of Progress Monitoring

Students who are not at grade level with literacy skills may be receiving intervention through a formal Individualized Education Program (IEP) or through Tier 2/3 support via MTSS (Multi-Tiered System of Support). Core education, or Tier 1, is given to […]

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How Far is Far Enough Behind?

North Carolina families frequently report that their request for a special education evaluation is denied because, “They say my child isn’t far enough behind.” How far is “far enough” behind? How far behind does a student have to be for […]

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Is Dyslexia a Medical Condition?

One widely circulated definition of dyslexia is that of the International Dyslexia Association, which states that, “Dyslexia is a specific learning disability that is neurobiological in origin. It is characterized by difficulties with accurate and/or fluent word recognition and by […]

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Volunteer Opportunity-Open Board Positions

Decoding Dyslexia NC invites you to consider our volunteer opportunities!We are currently accepting applications for 2023/2025 board members.Decoding Dyslexia North Carolina’s mission is to raise dyslexia awareness and empower families to support their children. We are a 100% volunteer organization […]

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