Perspectives on Language and Literacy

Managing Editor: Linda Siegel, Ph.D.

Perspectives An official publication of the International Dyslexia Association, Perspectives on Language and Literacy is published quarterly and features practical articles for educators and other professionals dedicated to the identification and intervention of dyslexia and other related learning differences. Perspectives on Language and Literacy is published free of charge to IDA members and is mailed quarterly. To purchase additional copies, write to


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2016 (Vol. 42)

2015 (Vol. 41)

 2014 (Vol. 40)

2013 (Vol. 39)

2012 (Vol. 38)

2011 (Vol. 37)

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