Events, Conferences, and Workshops


Below are upcoming events, conferences and workshops hosted by IDA Branches, Global Partners and the IDA home office. Click in each event for more details.

October - Dyslexia Awareness Month!

October 1-31, 2017
Artistic Expressions
Hosted by: IDA Alabama

October 1, 2017
Dyslexia Dash Kansas City 2017
Hosted by: IDA Kansas/Missouri

Dyslexia Dash St. Louis 2017
Hosted by: IDA Kansas/Missouri

A Walk in the Shoes of a Dyslexic
Hosted by: IDA Southern CA Tri-Counties

October 2, 2017
Promoting Reading and Language Growth: Parents Ned a Bag of Tricks, Too!  (Marietta, GA)
Hosted by: IDA Georgia, Decoding Dyslexia GA, Understood.org, Dyslexia Network of Cobb County & Saint Francis School

October 4, 2017
South Dakota Dyslexia Conference: Literacy for All - Understanding Language, Learning and Dyslexia
Co-sponsored by: IDA Upper Midwest, South Dakota Department of Education & the South Dakota Speech-Language-Hearing Association

A Walk in the Shoes of a Dyslexic
Hosted by: IDA Southern CA Tri-Counties

October 5, 2017
Parent/Teacher Support Group Session
Hosted by: IDA Ohio Valley

Dyslexia Awareness Proclamation by Mayor Adler
Hosted by: IDA Austin

Reducing New School Year Anxiety for You and Your Child - Parent Support Group  (San Fernando Valley)
Hosted by: IDA Los Angeles

October 6 -7, 2017
Reading in the Rockies
Hosted by: IDA Rocky Mountain

October 7, 2017
Masquerade for Dyslexia
Hosted by: IDA Arizona

Understanding Assessment Results & Reports
Hosted by: IDA Arizona

The Science of Teaching Reading: What Students with Dyslexia Need to Learn and Why
Co-sponsored by: IDA Northern California & the Children's Health Council

Dyslexia Training - Assessments
Hosted by: IDA Arizona

October Literacy Symposium
Hosted by: IDA Indiana

Day of Dyslexia
Sponsored by: IDA North Carolina

FREE Resource Fair - Presentations include: Dyslexia 101, Panel Discussion - Life with Dyslexia & Teaching Children with Dyslexia
Co-Sponsored by: IDA Hawaii & Assests School

October 9, 2017
39th Annual Conference on Literacy & Learning Disabilities
Hosted by: IDA Pennsylvania

Dyslexia Simulation and Parent Resources
Hosted by: IDA Dallas

October 10, 2017
Dyslexia 101: Dyslexia Awareness Month
Hosted by: IDA Austin

October 12, 2017
Webinar: When LaZy Doesn't Make Sense
Hosted by: IDA Southern CA Tri-Counties

October 13, 2017
IDA New Jersey Fall Conference
Hosted by: IDA New Jersey

The Language of Math: Innovative Math Instruction for Students with Dyslexia
Hosted by: IDA Massachusetts

October 14, 2017
Dyslexia Dash
Hosted by: IDA Georgia

Light It Up Red for Dyslexia
Hosted by: IDA Southwest

Supporting Your Child in Chinese
Hosted by: IDA Global Partner - Dyslexia Association of Singapore

October 17, 2017
A Walk in the Shoes of a Dyslexic
Hosted by: IDA Southern CA Tri-Counties

October 18, 2017
High School Dropout to Harvard - author John Rodriguez
Hosted by: IDA Southern CA Tri-Counties

Making it Work in a State College: My Journey with Accommodations & Modifications (Pasadena Area)
Hosted by: IDA Los Angeles

October 19, 2017
Dyslexia Challenges: Strategies for Parents (Cumming, GA)
Hosted by: IDA Georgia, Decoding Dyslexia GA & Dyslexia Network of Forsyth County

October 19-20, 2017
29th Symposium: Diverse Learners - Dyslexia and More
Hosted by: IDA Northern Ohio

October 21, 2017
Powerful Reading Interventions
Hosted by: IDA Ohio Valley & Mount Saint Joseph University

The Golden Age of Dyslexia is Dawning
Hosted by: IDA San Diego

Study Smart: Effective Study Skills for Your Child
Hosted by: IDA Global Partner - Dyslexia Association of Singapore

"Great 'Minds' Think Alike - Dyslexia IS Real"
Hosted by: IDA Tennessee

October 24, 2017
Dyslexia Awareness and Networking Fundraising Event
Hosted by: IDA Houston

October 26, 2017
Webinar: Audio-Assited Reading as Remediation: Beyond Assistive Technology
Hosted by: IDA Upper Midwest

October 28, 2017
Assessment and Interventions for Dyslexia and Brain Basis of Reading and Dyslexia
Hosted by: IDA San Diego

November

November 1, 2017
Membership Appreciation Night
Hosted by: IDA Dallas

November 4, 2017
Vocabulary-building Strategies for Better Language Skills
Hosted by: IDA Global Partner - Dyslexia Association of Singapore

November 7, 2017
Demystifying Dyslexia with Elaine Cheesman, PhD (Cumming, GA)
Hosted by: IDA Georgia, Decoding Dyslexia GA & Dyslexia Network of Forsyth County

November 8-11, 2017
IDA Annual Reading, Literacy & Learning Conference

November 11, 2017
Developing Your Child's Comprehension Skills
Hosted by: IDA Global Partner - Dyslexia Association of Singapore

November 28, 2017
Has Handwriting Become an Instructional Dinosaur? Handwriting May Be More Important Than You Think!
Hosted by: IDA Upper Midwest

December

December 3, 2017
TeamQuest - San Antonio Rock 'n' Roll Marathon & Half Marathon
Hosted by: IDA

December 14, 2017
Understanding Dyslexia with Brenda Fitzgerald (Kennesaw, GA)
Hosted by: IDA Georgia, Decoding Dyslexia GA & Mount Paran Christian School