Information For Parents

Information included in the Parent Section of this web site is intended to inform parents about dyslexia and issues related to supporting children with dyslexia at home and at school.

How do I know if my child has Dyslexia?

How can I have my child assessed for Dyslexia?

General Information
Basic information about characteristics of children with dyslexia and other information.

Spelling Study Tips
Tips to help your child learn spelling words, to add words to the student's permanent memory and to apply spelling pattern to their words with the same pattern.

Success with Dyslexia
Persons with Dyslexia can become successful! Here are a few famous persons with dyslexia.

Computer Software and Other Assistive Technology
Helpful software to aid your child.

Reading Tips to Help Your Child
Helpful information and tips to help your child to read.

References for Further Reading
Books and articles concerning dyslexia and parents.

Important Events

Jan 21, 2017
Accurate and Automatic Decoding Workshop for Educators

Jan 28, 2017
The MTSU Literacy Studies Ph.D. Program announces the 
5th Annual MTSU Literacy Research Conference

Feb 25, 2017
Integrating Free or Inexpensive Technology in Grades 4 - 12 
Educators  Parents

Mar 31, 2017