Virtual session for district instructional leaders in using Ohio’s dyslexia course
School principals, instructional leaders and coaches interested in learning more about Ohio’s Introduction to Dyslexia K-3 course can join a virtual information session Sept. 13, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Hosted by Ohio Literacy Leads Michelle Elia and Carolyn Turner, this virtual session will:
Build understanding of reading science;
Provide information on how to access the Introduction to Dyslexia K-3 course K-3 in the Learning Management System;
Provide an overview of how a Multi-Tiered System of Support (MTSS) can meet the literacy instruction needs of all students, including students with dyslexia and other reading difficulties;
Provide guidance on how the Introduction to Dyslexia K-3 course may be best used in a district to meet the professional development requirement in Ohio’s Dyslexia Support Laws;
Provide additional resources to extend learning and support implementation of concepts presented in the Introduction to Dyslexia K-3 course.
Registerfor the Sept. 13 session by Friday, Sept. 9. Please send any questions to Dyslexia@education.ohio.gov.
The Ohio Department of Education is committed to providing access and inclusion and reasonable accommodation in its services, activities, programs and employment opportunities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other applicable laws. To request a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, please contact Aleshia McNutt, ADA coordinator, at ADAaccommodation@education.ohio.gov or (614) 387-2200 (voice) no later than 14 days before the event.