wEBSITES:   International Dyslexia Association Fact Sheets about dyslexia, dysgraphia, ADHD; dyslexia advocacy, suggested readings for parents and teachers.   The Learning Disabilities Association of America – Information and resources.    National Center for Learning Disabilities ‐ A good source of videos on learning disabilities.   The Academy of Orton‐Gillingham Practitioners and Educators (Official OG site) ‐
Information about OG Approach, Directory of training programs, certified tutors and schools.   Information about learning to read, helping struggling readers. Book Lists.   Information and resources about learning disabilities.   Information about dyslexia, intervention.  Turning Pages, a non‐profit adult literacy organization serving Greater Columbia.   (Formerly Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic) Audio Textbooks.   Free audio book service for those who qualify w/ reading disability.  Multisensory language instruction program for classroom teachers.   Richland Library – Books on dyslexia for children and adults.   Sandhills School, An Accredited Orton‐Gillingham School, & Training Facility   Source for multisensory games following the OG sequence   Interactive, multisensory, downloadable practice activities              A nationwide, grass-roots, literacy organization for parents, teachers and policymakers, working to drive positive, seismic shifts in student literacy and education outcomes.




Readiness for ReadingBeth Moore, 2017.

 A Guide to Helping Your Child at Home. Diana Hanbury King, WVC Ed., 2015.  

Basic Facts About Dyslexia & Other Reading Problems – An excellent, yet brief, introduction to dyslexia. Louisa Cook Moats, Karen Daken, The International Dyslexia Association, 2008.

Straight Talk About Reading: How parents can make a difference during the early years. Susan Hall & Louisa C. Moats, McGraw Hill, 2006.

Recipe for Reading Intervention Strategies for Struggling Readers – good resource for tutors. Frances Bloom & Nina Traub, EPS, 2005.

Overcoming Dyslexia – Classic introduction to dyslexia diagnosis and remediation. Sally Shaywitz, M.D., Vintage, 2003.

Educators & Administrators:

Dyslexia in the Classroom - What Every Teacher Needs to Know - International Dyslexia Association Handbook

Knowledge & Practice Standards for Teachers of Reading - International Dyslexia Association Professional Standards & Practices Committee