Weekly roundup: dyslexia
A new law passed in Virginia will require teachers to complete awareness training on dyslexia in order to receive or renew a teaching license. The Department of Education will offer the training. The bill also requires teacher training programs in Virginia to “convey information on the identification of students at risk for learning disabilities, including dyslexia”, according to this official summary.
Looking for help in explaining dyslexia to kids? KidsHealth features an entire section on health issues written in kid-friendly language and includes this entry on dyslexia. Kids can browse through the article and other topics that interest them on the site.Posted by Rebekkah Laeuchli | 0 comments