Decoding Dyslexia North Carolina

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Why Legislation For Early Screening Is Needed In North Carolina

Why Legislation For Early Screening Is Needed In North Carolina

If you suspect that your child has a learning disability or dyslexia and they need special education services you may request an evaluation for an Individual Education Plan (IEP) from the school at anytime.  It does not matter what tier…

Thanks EducationNC, for letting us speak about the critical need to address dyslexia in NC!

Thanks EducationNC, for letting us speak about the critical need to address dyslexia in NC!

Defining dyslexia and identifying students who have it is critical “The earlier the identification, the more successful the outcome. More importantly, direct, explicit, evidence-based instruction would benefit all children in North Carolina. If we addressed reading instruction using Structured Literacy…

National Public Radio-Unlocking Dyslexia

National Public Radio-Unlocking Dyslexia

We are excited to see National Public Radio #SayDyslexia. Be sure to check out their five part series on Unlocking Dyslexia by Gabrielle Emanuel.  Unlocking Dyslexia  

Dyslexia Simulation Union County

Dyslexia Simulation Union County

Have you ever wondered what it is like to be dyslexic? Do you wish your child’s school or teacher understood more about what it is like to be dyslexic? Our Union County Chapter will be hosting a Dyslexia Simulation on November…

School Board raises awareness about dyslexia

School Board raises awareness about dyslexia

It is great to hear a North Carolina School board recognize October as Dyslexia Awareness Month.  Thanks New Hanover County School Board member Lisa Estep and New Hanover County School Advisory Council for Exceptional Students President, Dawn Grieb for advocating…

What have you done for Dyslexia Awareness Month?

What have you done for Dyslexia Awareness Month?

Asked your city or town to proclaim October as Dyslexia Awareness Month. Talked about dyslexia with your school board, school, teachers, PTA, news, etc.  Attended a dyslexia awareness event. Spread dyslexia awareness in your community. Attended training, a lecture, or a conference to…