What is dyslexia?


U.S. Department of Education – Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Section 504:

Free Appropriate Public Education for Students with Disabilities: Requirements under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (FAPE):

Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA):

Department of Education, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, Dyslexia IDEA Letter – Stating use the term ‘dyslexia’:

Wrights Law:

What if you disagree with the school’s evaluation or a more in-depth evaluation is needed? What is an Independent Education Evaluation?

 Dyslexia Legislation for Children with Dyslexia in NYS Public Schools:

Evaluation: What does it mean for your child? 

What are the NYS laws on special education? Federal laws?

Testing & Evaluation:

Evaluating Professionals:


U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Disability Rights Section, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Accommodations:

Assistive Technology:


LiveScribe Pen:

Dragon Naturally Speaking:

The Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity:


Learning Ally:
A Leaning Ally membership can be purchased through a student’s school under the Free Appropriate Education (FAPE) Act.

Apps for Literacy Instruction: