Decoding Dyslexia North Carolina

Resource Links

If you Suspect Dyslexia

This is a must read for North Carolina Parents.  Know your Rights:
Procedural Safeguards: Handbook of Parents’ Rights

North Carolina Resources

North Carolina Laws and North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

  • Elementary Secondary EducationGeneral Statute Chapter 115C
    The 3rd grade Read to Achieve Program is Statute 115C-83.1 thru 115C-83.11

    If your school says they do not use the term dyslexia please refer them to these documents provided by the NC Department of Public Instruction and the U.S. Department of Education. 

    Memo on Dyslexia Topic Brief (pdf) – Exceptional Children Division Director Bill Hussey
    Dyslexia Topic Brief (pdf) – NCDPI, Exceptional Children Division
    Guidance letter on Dyslexia
    – U.S. Department of Education

Federal Resources

National Resources

Documents and Presentations
Helpful Articles
Teacher Resources
    • Learning Ally: Guides about dyslexia, its potential indicators, and accommodations
    • The Dyslexic Advantage: Unlocking the Hidden Potential of the Dyslexic Brain

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