Dyslexia Handbook for Families
The International Dyslexia Association (IDA) recently published a booklet for parents of students with dyslexia titled: IDA Dyslexia Handbook: What Every Family Should Know.
The booklet covers these topics:
- Definition and characteristics of dyslexia
- Assessments for dyslexia
- Identifying effective teaching approaches
- Managing the education of a student with dyslexia
- Transitioning into college
- Recommended resources
The website for IDA has a number of resources about dyslexia for families, educators, and individuals with dyslexia.
And here is another excellent website for information about reading and learning disabilities: National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD)