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The Dyslexia Guide

A Handbook for Parent, Educators, and Students


The following handbook was developed by Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) staff in consultation with a diverse group of professionals whose expertise, experiences, and perspectives were essential to the preparation of this handbook on dyslexia. These collaborative partnerships ensured that the guidance provided on these pages is comprehensive, accurate, and current. This guide is intended to be a resource for parents/guardians as well as educators, practitioners, and administrators to understand what dyslexia is and how students with dyslexia can be supported in school and at home.

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