The International Dyslexia Association provides a forum where parents, educators, individuals with dyslexia and researchers share their knowledge about a disorder that affects up to 20 percent of the U.S. population. The IDA Iowa provides workshops, hands-on simulations, and resources to increase public awareness of dyslexia.
International Dyslexia Association
REGISTER HERE Plan to spend the day playing disc golf! Proceeds will support the preparation and continuing education of teachers to provide optimal reading instruction for all individuals. Bring your picnic for a 20-30 minute lunch break in between the morning and afternoon golf rounds. We will be playing rain or shine, so dress to […]
We are starting a new process for how we elect board members. We ask people who are interested in being on the board to please fill out the application. The committee will look through all of the applications and determine who will best meet the current needs of our board. Then those people will be […]
Below find links to the documents that were referenced at the 2017 IDA-IA Conference: 2E – Effectively Teaching the Twice Exceptional Student. At-A-Glance_Workbook PDF Twice-Exceptionality: The Social-Emotional Side of 2e RAVE-O_Training
Dyslexia… Did You Know? Dyslexia is the most common reading disability. 1 in 5 people have some form of Dyslexia. It is a language-based learning that affects people with average to above average intelligence. There are many successful people with dyslexia such as Steven Spielberg, Walt Disney, Henry Winkler, Charles Schwab, and Thomas Edison.
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