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December 2019

Chapters Chat: Chapters 5-7 from Language at the Speed of Sight by M. Seidenberg

December 9, 2019 @ 7:00 am - January 12, 2020 @ 10:00 pm
Free

Passionate education professionals and language enthusiasts are invited meet online to chat about Chapters 5-7 in Mark Seidenberg’s book, Language at the Speed of Sight: How We Read, Why So Many Can’t, and What Can Be Done About It.  Contact us at info@idaga.org to find out how you can join the group.

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January 2020

Chapters Chat: Chapters 8-9 from Language at the Speed of Sight by M. Seidenberg

January 13, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
2673 Shadow Bluff Drive, 2673 Shadow Bluff Drive
Marietta, GA 30062
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Passionate education professionals and language enthusiasts are invited to this informal gathering, limited to a maximum of 10 attendees, which will be the third in a series of book discussions on Mark Seidenberg's book, Language at the Speed of Sight: How We Read, Why So Many Can't, and What Can Be Done About It. On January 13, our chapters chat will focus on Chapters 8-9.  Educator attendees will receive a Certificate of Attendance verifying 1.5 clock hours for continuing education. CLICK HERE to…

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Creating Change in Your Community for Students with Dyslexia

January 14, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Decatur Library, 215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030
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Free

Check-in begins at 6:30.  Enjoy the opportunity to visit with other attendees before the presentation begins at 7:00. Decoding Dyslexia Georgia (DDGA) is part of a network of parents and educators concerned with the limited access to educational interventions for dyslexia within the public education system. DDGA played a powerful role in the passing of Georgia’s SB48, the Dyslexia bill. Now the state of Georgia is beginning efforts to implement the new law, including creating new procedures for dyslexia identification and support. Colleen…

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Multisensory, Structured Literacy Activities (K-5th Grade)

January 21, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Christian Church, 418 M.L.K. Jr Drive
Cartersville, GA 30120
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Free

Learn tips and tricks for building strong foundational reading skills. During this interactive presentation led by Jennifer Kopp-Parks, parents and educators will learn: key elements for literacy success in all children how to recognize when a child is struggling with reading how to build and reinforce literacy skills through fun and engaging activities at home and school how to access readily-available, free resources Presenter:  Jennifer Parks is a Level 1 and Level 2 Wilson Certified Teacher/Wilson Dyslexia Therapist, a Wilson…

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Dyslexia 101

January 23, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Online Webinar Online Webinar, + Google Map
Free

Register at http://www.tinyurl.com/KendoreWebinars  

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February 2020

Dyslexia Day at the Capitol

February 11, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Mark your calendars for Dyslexia Day at the Capitol 2020 on February 11th, 2020 from 8:30 AM-1 PM! Let's host the largest gathering yet! We will be in Capitol Room 230 from 8:30 AM- 1 PM and have more events lined up as they are confirmed. For now, mark your calendar and plan to join us as we advocate for Dyslexia across the state!

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Experience Dyslexia – A Simulation

February 11, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sage School, 800 Satellite Boulevard Northwest
Suwanee, GA 30024
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Free

"Experience Dyslexia – A Learning Disabilities Simulation" is a hands-on experience, designed to increase awareness of the difficulties and frustrations that people with dyslexia encounter daily. Participants rotate among six learning stations that simulate various language-related tasks similar to those encountered in the classroom and workplace. This event is free and open to adults only.  Please click here to register. Limited spaces are available. We encourage you to let others know about this event. This event will begin promptly at 6:00 p.m.  Please plan to…

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Dyslexia: Your Questions Answered (Presentation & Panel)

February 20, 2020 @ 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Valdosta State University STEAM Center at Martin Hall, 1302 N Patterson Street
Valdosta, GA 31601
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Free

CLICK HERE to for more information and to register to join us in-person or via live-stream. Do you know someone who struggles with reading, spelling, and writing? Come learn what dyslexia is, what it isn't, and what evidence-based research tells us works. Check-in at 6:30 and enjoy the opportunity to visit with our panelists and other attendees until the presentation begins at 7:00. Following the presentation, our panelists will answer questions from the audience. Presenters & Q & A Panelists: Renee…

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Dyslexia and Anxiety

February 25, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Forsyth Board of Education Bldg, 1120 Dahlonega Hwy
Cumming, GA 30040
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Free

Another free outreach event brought to you by Dyslexia Forsyth in partnership with IDA-GA and DDGA.  More information and registration coming soon!

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March 2020

The Science and Art of Dyslexia – 2020 IDA-GA Annual Conference

March 21, 2020
Wheeler High School, 375 Holt Rd NE
Marietta, GA 30068
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Planning is underway for the annual IDA-GA Dimensions of Dyslexia Conference to be held March 21, 2020, at Wheeler High School in Marietta, GA. This year's conference title is THE SCIENCE AND ART OF DYSLEXIA. Call for Speaker Proposals: The International Dyslexia Association Georgia Branch welcomes proposals from education professionals to present current research-based information at the 2020 conference: The Science and Art of Dyslexia. The IDA focus of structured literacy and knowledge and practice standards for teachers will be…

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