IDA-UMB 39th Annual Conference 2013
Friday, April 19, 2013 at 8:00 AM (CDT)
Saint Paul, MN
Friday, April 19, 2013
University of St. Thomas, St. Paul Campus
Registration will be located at the O'Shaughnessy Education Center
8 a.m. Registration begins/Continental breakfast/Exhibits open
9 a.m. Keynote address featuring Dr. Suzanne Carreker
10:15 a.m. All-day tracks begin
Noon Lunch/Annual meeting
1: 30 p.m. Tracks continue
5 p.m. Conference end
When & Where
The International Dyslexia Association, Upper Midwest Branch (IDA-UMB)
The International Dyslexia Association, Upper Midwest Branch (IDA-UMB) is a 501(c)(3), non-profit organization that supports individuals with dyslexia and related language-based learning disorders, their families, and the professional communities who serve them. One of 48 International Dyslexia Association branches worldwide, we serve the areas of Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Manitoba, Canada.
IDA-UMB serves as the region’s definitive resource of information related to dyslexia, language-based learning disorders, and literacy acquisition. We strive to increase awareness and understanding of these disabilities, encourage early and accurate assessment and diagnosis, encourage and facilitate the use of scientific research-based instructional methodologies, and bridge social, educational, and cultural gaps to improve language acquisition for the success of all learners.