Dyslexia: How to Support Struggling Readers

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Date: 
Wednesday, October 21, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3953894796008008963

What does it mean to be a struggling reader with dyslexia? According to the International Dyslexia Association, approximately 15-20% of the population have characteristics of dyslexia. How does dyslexia impact learning? What does science say about how we learn to read? Find out more about how to identify and support these students so that they can reach their full potential.

Presenter:

Katie Kasubaski is a Wisconsin native and mother to two children with dyslexia. Katie completed Orton-Gillingham training at the Madison Children’s Dyslexia Center and is now a Certified Academic Language Practitioner. She continues to work with children at the Madison Children’s Dyslexia Center and is passionate about bringing early screening for dyslexia and proper remediation for children throughout the state of Wisconsin. As the current State Lead of Decoding Dyslexia Wisconsin, she has worked with parents, legislators and other advocates to help pass Wisconsin’s first dyslexia law ACT 86 creating a dyslexia guidebook

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