R10 Dyslexia Connects Newsletter

September 2020 9th Edition

Region 10 ESC | Dyslexia Connect, September 2020

Family Night

Enjoy a movie night with your family! With the movie, "The Big Picture", you'll connect to people who struggle and persevere with their dyslexia. You'll be moved by this documentary about successful people sharing their inspiring stories.

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Save the Dates

Region 10 will be hosting several Virtual Zoom Dyslexia Parent Nights.

Look for these flyers coming soon!

Dates: October 6th, 13th, 20th, and 27th in English

October 15th in Spanish


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Technology

Explore this new app, SnapType, which will assist your child in the area of dysgraphia.


And please view the tutorial on Immersive Reader by Nancy Watson so your kids have the tools to help them navigate their new digital learning environment.
OT Student Creates App That Prevents Homework Meltdowns!
Immersive Reader Extension

Region 10 Digital Learning Consultant Nancy Watson

Dyslexia Parent Library

Become a stronger advocate by educating your family with these informative books that support students with dyslexia and address their social/emotional needs.
Reading Rockets Book Recommendation

Dyslexia Students Select Their Favorite Fiction and Non-Fiction Books!

International Dyslexia Association IDA

IDA has valuable information to support parents. Check out this link to resources that can strengthen your child's support strategies.

Talking Book Program

Texas State Library and Archives Commission's audiobook program for students with reading disabilities allows your students to access books at their interest and intellectual level.
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Learning Ally

Ask your school about audio books through Learning Ally.

Audio Poster Series

Region 10 is now offering this beautiful audio poster series on the Region 10 Dyslexia Regional website on the product page. We hope they encourage awareness, support and collaboration!
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Resources


  • The Dallas Branch of the International Dyslexia Association (IDA) serves our community, particularly those with dyslexia, primarily through conferences, by providing speakers and through a special scholarship fund: Learn more HERE.



  • understood.org for tools, support and community for the 1 in 5 people in the U.S. with learning and thinking differences who often get left out or left behind.


Region 10 Dyslexia Regional Website

Visit the Region 10 Dyslexia Regional page for more parent resources and information.

Region 10 Contact

Thank you for sharing in this journey with your child. Region 10 is a resource for parents, teachers and districts. Please contact us for support or services.