SAISD 504/Dyslexia Newsletter
DYSLEXIA AWARENESS MONTH
Accommodations are designed so a student can learn in a classroom environment and participate in school just as they would if they didn't have a disability. These are specific to each student and each 504 plan will be uniquely suited to their needs.
Section 504 Fact Sheets
Who knew one of America’s best TV Friends has dyslexia? Aniston herself didn’t know until she was in her 20s. She says finding out explained why it was so hard to read back in school and why she chose the role of class clown over teacher’s pet. The diagnosis answered a lot of questions. "I thought I wasn't smart. I just couldn't retain anything. Now I had this great discovery. I felt like all my childhood trauma-dies, tragedies, dramas, were explained," she told The Hollywood Reporter.
Top 10 Resources on Dyslexia
Learn about the common signs of dyslexia, how parents can support their child and celebrate their strengths, the role of assistive technology, how the latest brain research can help kids with dyslexia, and more.