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


April 21, 2018
Stimulating Children's Listening, Speaking, and Reading Skills to Support Literacy Development
Parents | Teachers

June 18 & 19, 2018
Teaching Students with Intellectual Disability to Read with Friends on the Block: A Comprehensive Text-Centered Early Literacy Curriculum
Dr. Jill Allor
Registration