D.C. Capital Area Branch of the International Dyslexia Association

Serving the DC Metropolitan Area

Promoting literacy through research, education and advocacy

Events

DCIDA celebrates 40 years


SPRING SEMINARS - READING & ADVOCACY

March 14, 2015: Reading-Evaluation and Evidence Based Instruction

For full details and registration go to www.dcida-events.org

Location: Universities at Shady Grove in Rockville, MD

Time: 8:30am - 3:00pm

Featuring: Nancy Mather, Ph.D, and Mary Wennersten, M. Ed.

Click here for details about the presenters.


DYSLEXIA ADVOCACY DAY IN ANNAPOLIS, MD

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

Tell Your Legislator About Dyslexia & Reading, Language Differences. Parents, Families, Teachers, Advocates, Tutors, Professionals and Students affected by dyslexia in Maryland, please join Decoding Dyslexia to educate legislators about dyslexia, dyslexia interventions and teacher training.

SEE NEWS SECTION FOR FURTHER DETAILS.


May 2, 2015: Advocacy in Action Diane Lyon, Founding Member of Literate Nation addresses the DCIDA Annual Membership Meeting

Diane Lyon is a founding member of Literate Nation. She describes her personal journey in supporting a child with learning differences and what she has learned about advocating for literacy instruction for all students. She is a dynamic speaker with a compelling story and true insights regarding what it takes to become a part of necessary change.


The D.C. Capital Area and the MD Branches of the International Dyslexia Association Presented a Full Day Conference Overcoming Obstacles: Reading, Attention & Executive Function March 15, 2014

Dr. Tridas Presents

Attendees Listen to Dr. Tridas

Partner and Sponsor LDAMC

Dr Hessler Presents

William Van Cleave

Panel: Options for Parents

William Van Cleave with DCIDA President & Board Member

Exhibitors