Article on “How to Find the Right Tutor” Questions to ask when interviewing tutors:
from the Maryville University website……..a resource suggested by a student researcher. (Thanks Noah!)
The Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity serves as a nexus for research on dyslexia, and is as well a leading source of advocacy and information to better the lives of people with dyslexia.
Founded by Ben Foss in 2003, Headstrong Nation aims to end the isolation of the world’s largest (it’s true!) disability group by providing information about dyslexia, self-advocacy and new technologies.
A resource of free online videos that help explain what dyslexia is and suggest classroom accomodations for kids with dyslexia
Parent to Parent of Georgia offers a variety of services to Georgia families of children with disabilities
Millions of American children struggle in school daily because of serious The Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) oversees public education throughout the state. It ensures that laws and regulations pertaining to education are followed and that state and federal money appropriated for education is properly allocated to local school systems learning problems.
This is what IDEA, the Federal Special Education law, refers to as a “Direct Parent Referral.” In other words, if you suspect your child has Dyslexia, you may ask your school to provide an evaluation which is conducted to determine eligibility for special education services. Public schools cannot “diagnose” your child.