Public School / Institutional Membership


IDA’s Public School / Institutional membership is designed to provide organization staff with regular emails covering the latest research and best practices on dyslexia and reading instruction, both for students with dyslexia and all other students as well. These include:



You will receive by email, an electronic copy of IDA’s quarterly publication, Perspectives on Language and Literacy. Perspectives discusses educational best practices, curriculum methods, case studies and first-person application of multisensory structured language teaching techniques.

The Examiner:

IDA’s quarterly e-newsletter keeps you abreast of happenings at IDA and on top of dyslexia and literacy-related events and information in the field and around the world!

Dyslexia Connection:

An electronic newsletter written for parents that deals with dyslexia and related learning disabilities. Articles focus on parenting, advocacy and other issues facing families with children who learn differently.

Discounts on the IDA Annual Conference:

Receive up to a $130 discount on registration fees when attending IDA’s annual conference on Reading, Literacy & Learning, a four day event that includes many topics devoted to teaching and learning. Discounted fees on branch conferences are also available to members.

Branch Membership:

Members of IDA automatically receive membership in one of IDA’s 44 branches located across the US & Canada and will have the opportunity to meet and network with other professionals in the field.

Reading and Writing

Reading and Writing is an electronic interdisciplinary journal containing articles on the processes, acquisition, and loss of reading and writing skills.

Non-profit members also receive for their staff up to a $130 discount on registration fees for the annual conference. All school parents are entitled to a free 6 month trial membership in IDA. Your organization will also receive a certificate of membership in IDA suitable for framing.


IDA’s Public School / Institutional membership: $395


Email delivery of IDA Publications to faculty and staff Unlimited
Print Copies of Perspectives 5
up to a $130 discount on conference registration Unlimited
Ability to apply for Provider Directory Listing (some restrictions apply) 1