What is Foundations of Dyslexia for Educators?
Foundations of Dyslexia for Educators is created as an introductory course for educators who teach students with dyslexia in their classrooms everyday and need to know what dyslexia is and how to support it.
From classroom teachers in upper elementary classrooms to school counselors to AP teachers at the high school level, this course gives the foundational knowledge all teachers need to support bright students who struggle to read.
The course includes four modules of instruction:
- Defining Dyslexia
- Identification & Assessment of Dyslexia
- Developing Reading Skills in Dyslexic Students
- Neurodiversity-Affirming Supports and Accommodations