Information For Parents

Information included in the Parent Section of this web site is intended to inform parents about dyslexia and issues related to supporting children with dyslexia at home and at school.

How do I know if my child has Dyslexia?

How can I have my child assessed for Dyslexia?

General Information
Basic information about characteristics of children with dyslexia and other information.

Spelling Study Tips
Tips to help your child learn spelling words, to add words to the student's permanent memory and to apply spelling pattern to their words with the same pattern.

Success with Dyslexia
Persons with Dyslexia can become successful! Here are a few famous persons with dyslexia.

Computer Software and Other Assistive Technology
Helpful software to aid your child.

Reading Tips to Help Your Child
Helpful information and tips to help your child to read.

References for Further Reading
Books and articles concerning dyslexia and parents.

Important Events

September 23, 2017
Promoting Reading Comprehension in Grades 4-12

September 26, 2017
Study Skills a How-To Workshop

October 19 - 20, 2017
Improving Two Pillars of Reading: Fluency and Comprehension
More Information

November 18, 2017
Choosing the Right Accommodations to Ensure Success

November 18, 2017
Teaching Handwriting: Automaticity in Support of Reading and Spelling

December 09, 2017
Basic Special Education Rights & IEP Planning