Exciting News for Reading Specialists! Reading Specialists from Plainfield Community Consolidated School District 202 just completed the Introductory Course for TAKE FLIGHT: A Comprehensive Intervention for Students with Dyslexia. These ladies are on their way to becoming Certified Academic Language Therapists (CALT)! More help for kids with...

CBS 4 News Special Report: Overcoming Dyslexia Dyslexia is one of the hardest learning disabilities to identify. According to Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District’s dyslexia specialist Shannon Reyna, the reason is because many dyslexic students are bright. Watch CBS4 News Special Report. #DyslexiaAwareness #TheWrittenWord...

Undiagnosed at School: Why Many with Dyslexia Don’t Get Help Project Baltimore’s phone lines are lighting up over concerns about the devastating impact of undiagnosed learning disabilities. Most all the callers saying their dyslexia was not diagnosed by the public school system. “I would say it's because...

Project Baltimore’s phone lines are lighting up over concerns about the devastating impact of undiagnosed learning disabilities. Most all the callers saying their dyslexia was not diagnosed by the public school system. Click to see more!    ...

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - If you have trouble reading this, you may have some form of dyslexia. It's more common than you probably think -- as many as one in ten Americans is touched by it. That's nearly 40-million people, and for most of them, it...

In addition to offering valuable information about dyslexia and its characteristics, this handbook provides information on assessments, effective teaching approaches, self-advocacy ideas, and a vast array of resources. Further, the handbook contains information that will be useful throughout a child’s life, from elementary school through college....

ALTA members, their families, and their students recommend the following books about learning differences. Most are available from AMAZON.com. Purchase a book, or read other book reviews, by clicking on either the hypertext or the book jacket link. When you make a purchase through an ALTAread.org...

IDA infographics help make complex information easy to digest, remember, and share and are made for a wide audience—both those individuals new to dyslexia and related literacy/learning issues and the experts. Please share our infographics and our fact sheets to raise awareness about dyslexia and...

Elementary school students spend nearly 60 percent of their instructional time writing on paper. Students spend their days taking notes, writing answers on tests, and doing independent writing.  Click here to learn more. Check out the academic support is available for students needing help with specific...