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San Angelo, Texas 76903
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Dyslexia Links

What does it look like to be dyslexic - This is an article with a link to give someone who does not understand what it is like to be dyslexic. Click on the word simulation and see what it does. 

International Dyslexia Association - The IDA provides many valuable resources for those interested in dyslexia and other language learning differences. Annual conferences are designed to address all audiences from those affected by dyslexia to educators and researchers. Many free resources are available on-line and reproduction of materials is encouraged.

Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children - The Luke Waites Center for Dyslexia at TSRHC is a leader in the field of diagnostics and research-based techniques for children with learning disorders. Take Flight is a curriculum developed for dyslexic children and is the basis for academic language therapy at the JPW Learning Center.

The Academic Language Therapy Association - To learn more about academic language therapy, the professional requirements of a Certified Academic Language Therapist, or to locate a therapist in your area, visit the ALTA website.

International Multisensory Structured Language Education Council- The purpose of IMSLEC is to establish and maintain the highest of professional standards through the accreditation of post secondary educational programs that offer comprehensive training in multisensory structured language education.

Good Resources for Information:

NCLB- U.S. Department of Education No Child Left Behind

Search "dyslexia" or "504 Accommodations":

Texas Education Agency

Education Service Center Region 10 

Dallas Branch IDA

Lindamood Bell for hyperlexia and autism

Neuhaus Education Center

Scottish Rite of West Texas Lubbock

Shelton School

Assistive Technologies

TALKING BOOK PROGRAM - Texas State Library

LearningAlly formerly Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic

Kurzweil Reader

Educational Resources and Games:

 

Scwab award-winning activity based site

Lexa Instructional Software for Reading

Starfall Reading Games Pre-K through 1st

Read * Write * Think web resources

Region XV - search websites for kids

Yale Center for Dyslexia and Creativity 

A Childs Touchstone 

Scholarships for students with disabilities