Considering Dyslexia: Looking at the Big Picture

Presenter: Tim Odegard, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology and Chair of Excellence in Dyslexic Studies, Middle Tennessee State University


In honor of Dyslexia Awareness Month, we examine the history of dyslexia, how it can be identified, and how to provide effective supports for students with reading difficulties, including dyslexia.

During this hour-long webinar Dr. Tim Odegard shares:

  • The evolution of dyslexia and its definition over the past 150 years
  • Best practices for screening for the risk of dyslexia
  • Best practices for screening for the primary characteristics of dyslexia
  • The national landscape of policy around screening for dyslexia

Don’t miss this opportunity to deepen your understanding of dyslexia and gain practical insights into how to help students become skillful and confident readers through the early identification of dyslexia.


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