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Decoding Dyslexia North Carolina

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State’s Reading Struggles Overview

State’s Reading Struggles Overview

The state of North Carolina needs to take a look at it’s higher education programs and how they train teachers to teach reading to our children. Teachers need to be taught about dyslexia and how these children learn. Read to…

UNC System Report on Teacher Preparation

UNC System Report on Teacher Preparation

This is a must read!  North Carolina universities need to provide course work and reading instruction to future teachers. The literacy scores will not go up in schools unless we start at the top. Reading is not a natural human…

Time for Dyslexia Legislation in North Carolina

Time for Dyslexia Legislation in North Carolina

This video was show at the Charlotte City Council meeting on September 12th when the City of Charlotte proclaimed October as Dyslexia Awareness Month. “We have made progress over the last two years, however it is not enough.  There are only eleven states…

Retained Twice?

Retained Twice?

The State Board of Education newsletter this month states “Students Retained Twice to Receive Out-of-School Tutoring.“ This news item is especially disturbing when considering all the children who have not received proper evaluations for learning disabilities like dyslexia in our…