Dyslexia: Information and Advice for Parents and Teachers
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Dyslexia: Information and Advice for Parents and Teachers

Dyslexia: Information and Advice for Parents and Teachers

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Lakeview Academy, Bagwell Media Center

796 Lakeview Drive

Gainesville, GA 30501

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Dyslexia: Information and Advice for Parents and Teachers

Why do some kids struggle with reading and spelling? Our presenters will explain what dyslexia is, how to recognize it, and strategies for how parents and educators can help.

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Josie Calamari, M.Ed., is a Fellow-in-Training with the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators (www.ortonacademy.org) and is the Teacher Training Coordinator at The Schenck School (www.schenck.org).

Ellen Hill, M.Ed., is a Fellow of the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators (www.ortonacademy.org) and is the Director of Outplacement at The Schenck School (www.schenck.org).

This Outreach event is brought to you by the International Dyslexia Association - GA in partnership with the Dyslexia Resource Trust and Decoding Dyslexia Georgia. We would like to thank Stephanie Wilson for arranging for this event to be held at Lakeview Academy. Outreach events are free and open to the public.

International Dyslexia Association - Georgia Branch (IDA-GA) is a non-profit, scientific, and educational organization formed to increase public awareness of dyslexia. IDA-GA is a resource and support system for parents, individuals with dyslexia, and educators. Visit www.idaga.org or dyslexiaida.org.

Dyslexia Resource Trust (DRT) The mission of the Dyslexia Resource Trust is to facilitate teacher training, champion the support of students and parents, and educate the public about dyslexia. Visit www.dyslexiaresource.org.

Decoding Dyslexia GA (DDGA) is part of a network of parent-led grassroots movements across the country concerned with the limited access to educational interventions for dyslexia within the public education system. Visit www.decodingdyslexiaga.com.


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