Arizona Dyslexia Designee Approved Understanding Dyslexia: Live/Virtual

Keys to Literacy Event

Are you looking for an Arizona approved training that meets the Understanding and Recognizing Dyslexia requirement for Dyslexia Designees? This one-day, virtual-live training is just what you need!

 Who is a Dyslexia Training Designee?

Every Arizona school serving K-3 students must identify at least one teacher who is responsible for receiving approved training in #1) Understanding and Recognizing Dyslexia, #2) Reading Instruction, and #3) Intensifying Instruction. This training meets the requirements for #1. Contact us or view our other events for information about training for requirements #2 and #3. Click here to learn more about our approved Arizona courses.

About This Training

This professional development provides the background knowledge about dyslexia that all elementary teachers need in order to understand why students with dyslexia have difficulty with reading and how to support them in the classroom.

 Virtual-Live Format: The Keys trainer will use Zoom video conferencing to deliver this training in an interactive format using features such as breakout rooms and chat.

 Training Topics:

  • Dyslexia defined
  • Dyslexia and learning to read
  • The Reading Brain
  • Screening for dyslexia
  • Suggestions for structured literacy instruction: sounds, sound-symbol correspondences, syllable types, morphemes

Who should participate? Grades K-3 educators who are identified as a Dyslexia Designee for their school. Any AZ educator interested in better understanding why students with dyslexia struggle and how to support them.

Course Dates and Times

Date: November 17, 2021

Times:  8:30AM - 4:00PM (AZ Time)


  • If you cancel 3 days or more prior to training, you will be issued a full refund.
  • No refunds will be issued for "no shows" or cancellations within 72 hours of training.
  • Substitutions accepted.

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Who Should Participate

Grades K-3 educators who are identified as a Dyslexia Designee for their school.


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Arizona Dyslexia Designee Approved Understanding Dyslexia: Live/Virtual (November 17, 2021: Virtual)
November 17, 2021: Virtual
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