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Dyslexia

 

What is Dyslexia?

 

State Dyslexia Handbook

English:  https://tea.texas.gov/sites/default/files/2018-Dyslexia-Handbook_Approved_Accomodated_12_11_2018.pdf

Spanish: https://tea.texas.gov/sites/default/files/Spanish_Dyslexia_Handbook_2018.pdf

 


Does My Child Have Dyslexia?

Dyslexia Fact Sheet English: https://tea.texas.gov/sites/default/files/Dyslexia.pdf

Dyslexia Fact Sheet Spanish: https://tea.texas.gov/sites/default/files/Dyslexia-Spanish.pdf

Parent Guide English: https://childmind.org/guide/parents-guide-to-dyslexia/

Parent Guide Spanish:https://childmind.org/es/guia/guia-para-padres-sobre-la-dislexia/

Dyslexia in Texas: https://files.gabbart.com/379/dyslexia_in_texas.pdf

 


Dyslexia Identification 

Notice of Procedural Safeguards English: http://framework.esc18.net/display/Webforms/ESC18-FW-LandingPage.aspx?DT=G&LID=en

Notice of Procedural Safeguards Spanish: http://framework.esc18.net/display/Webforms/ESC18-FW-LandingPage.aspx?DT=G&LID=es

IDEA English: https://files.gabbart.com/379/idea.pdf

IDEA Spanish: https://files.gabbart.com/379/idea-spanish.pdf

Child Find: https://childfindtx.tea.texas.gov/index.html

Section 504 English: https://files.gabbart.com/379/section-504.pdf

Section 504 Spanish: https://files.gabbart.com/379/section-504-spanish.pdf

 


Harts Bluff Dyslexia Program 

Take Flight Overview: https://www.thewrittenwordtww.com/dyslexia-faqs/what-is-take-flight/

Take Flight Parent Education Presentation: 

English: https://files.gabbart.com/379/dyslexia:take_flight_parent_information.pdf

Spanish: https://files.gabbart.com/379/dyslexia_take_flight_parent_information_spanish.pptx

Effective Instruction: https://files.gabbart.com/379/effective_instructionaspx.pdf

Glossary of Common Vocabulary: https://files.gabbart.com/379/glossary_of_terms.pdf

 


Additional Resources for Parents

Talking Books: https://www.tsl.texas.gov/tbp/index.html

Book Share: https://www.bookshare.org/cms/

Learning Ally: https://learningally.org/

A Day in the Life of a Child with Dyslexia: https://www.understood.org/articles/en/a-day-in-the-life-of-a-child-with-dyslexia

The Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity: http://dyslexia.yale.edu/

The International Dyslexia Association: https://dyslexiaida.org/

 


Dysgraphia Information

What is dysgraphia?: https://files.gabbart.com/379/what_is_dysgraphia.pdf

Dysgraphia Brochure of Parents: https://files.gabbart.com/379/dysgraphia_brochure_-_parent.pdf

Dysgraphia Accommodations and Modifications: https://files.gabbart.com/379/dysgraphia_accommodations_and_modifications___adolescent_literacy_topics_a-z.pdf

Dysgraphia Tools & Apps: https://files.gabbart.com/379/dysgraphia_tools_and_apps___help_with_writing___handwriting_practice.pdf

 


District Contact Information

 

Dyslexia:    Pam Weidman LDT, CALT

    Dyslexia Therapist

    (903) 577-1146

    weidmanp@hbisd.net

 

Section 504: Melissa Rice

      504 Coordinator

      (903) 577-1146

      ricem@hbisd.net