IEP Process: Yes, it can happen over the summer!

IEP Process: Yes, it can happen over the summer!

This is a reminder about the 90 day timeline that is required by law for an IEP. If you school is telling you it is too late in the year to start the IEP process or they are telling you…

Why Legislation For Early Screening Is Needed In North Carolina

Why Legislation For Early Screening Is Needed In North Carolina

If you suspect that your child has a learning disability or dyslexia and they need special education services you may request an evaluation for an Individual Education Plan (IEP) from the school at anytime.  It does not matter what tier…

Thanks EducationNC, for letting us speak about the critical need to address dyslexia in NC!

Thanks EducationNC, for letting us speak about the critical need to address dyslexia in NC!

Defining dyslexia and identifying students who have it is critical “The earlier the identification, the more successful the outcome. More importantly, direct, explicit, evidence-based instruction would benefit all children in North Carolina. If we addressed reading instruction using Structured Literacy…

I Love Someone Dyslexic Campaign

I Love Someone Dyslexic Campaign

Help Blank Canvas Awareness Art and Decoding Dyslexia North Carolina spread the love this month by posting lips for the “I Love Someone Dyslexic” campaign. We are looking for emoji lips on ours and your Facebook pages.  These lips will…

Dyslexia Legislation in the US

Dyslexia Legislation in the US

Dyslexic Advantage has posted an update of passed dyslexia laws in the US. North Carolina does not have any dyslexia laws.  Dyslexia Laws in the US 2017  

Happy New Year! Welcome 2017!

Happy New Year! Welcome 2017!

Please join us in spreading awareness about dyslexia  in North Carolina and making our goals a reality! We will be sending out New Year’s cards again this year to select members of the North Carolina General Assembly and our representatives…