How to Help Students Struggling with Dyslexia

A teacher has discovered an unusual method how to help students struggling with dylsexia. At Riverside Middle School, teacher Gail Grossman leads a small group in front of a table filled with colored tiles.  The tiles represent sounds, not letters.  As students string...

Developing Strategies for Dyslexia

Special education teachers are developing strategies for dyslexia through training in the Orton-Gillingham approach to reading. Norwalk special education teachers received 30 hours of training from Literacy How of North Haven.  They are earning certifications with the...

Expanding Services for Dyslexic Students

The Austin Independent School District is expanding services for dyslexic students through a new specialty program in middle school. At Covington Middle School, the new program will focus on identifying dyslexic students who did not receive services in the early...