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Testing: Understanding the Profiles of Struggling Readers and Writers (A Meeting for Parents, Educators, and Adults with Dyslexia)

The International Dyslexia Association - GA Branch (IDA-GA)

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM (EDT)

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Event Details

IDA-GA Outreach Meeting 

Decatur Library, Auditorium

7:00 p.m. (Check-in begins at 6:45 p.m.)  

What can an evaluation reveal about the profile of a struggling reader and writer? Psychologists Dr. Leslie Stuart and Dr. Susan Furman will explain what is meant by working memory, processing speed, phonological memory, word retrieval difficulties, etc. and will provide some real life examples of how strengths and weaknesses in these areas may appear.  Attendees will be invited to share real life experiences as well and are encouraged to bring testing reports for clarification

 

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Decatur Library
215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM (EDT)


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The International Dyslexia Association - GA Branch (IDA-GA)

The International Dyslexia Association - Georgia Branch (IDA-GA) is a non-profit, scientific and educational organization which was formed to increase public awareness of dyslexia. Our members are educators, psychologists, physicians, individuals with dyslexia, and parents who have dealt with learning disability issues within local public and private schools. With its approximate 300 members, the Georgia Branch provides an information and referral hotline, community outreach activities, the Dyslexia Dash 5K Run/Walk, yearly conferences, teacher training workshops, and e-newsletters. IDA encourages teachers to train in multisensory structured language instruction.  Visit www.idaga.org for more information and to sign up for the IDA-GA mailing list. 

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